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Addiction Center of Broome County presents REBOUND The Chris Herren Story

At the Forum
Thurs. September 28th, 6:00 PM

FREE event to the public. Tickets available at the box office on the day of event. 

Chris Herren, a basketball legend from Fall River, Massachusetts, dreamed of one day playing for his hometown team, the Boston Celtics. An All-American, Chris broke scoring records, was recruited by top colleges, featured in Sports Illustrated and became the focus of an acclaimed book, Fall River Dreams. Herren realized his lifelong dream of playing in the NBA when he was drafted by the Denver Nuggets in 1999 and was traded to the Boston Celtics after his rookie season, but lost it all due to substance abuse.

Alcohol and drug-free since August 1, 2008, he has refocused his life to put his sobriety and family above all else. He shares his harrowing story of abuse and recovery in his memoir, Basketball Junkie, as well as in numerous interviews throughout the Emmy nominated ESPN films documentary Unguarded, of which he is subject.

Please join us for an inspiring presentation feature former NBA professional basketball player, Chris Herren. A tale of descent into addiction, a miraculous recovery and his new life mission: to share his story with audiences in the hopes of reaching at least one person and making a difference in their life.

This event is sponsored by the Addiction Center of Broome County

For additional information, please contact: Taylor at The Addiction Center of Broome County (607) 723-7308 ext. 107