In this exhibit you can view documentaries about African American men who were talented enough to play professional basketball but their careers were cut short or they died as a result of their addiction. For the majority of those who survived they went on to use sports as a vehicle to help youth avoid the pitfalls of addiction.

Hooked the Legend of Demetrius Hook Mitchell
By Kicked Down Productions (YouTube)

Len Bias: A Controversial Legacy
Published by Jason Cline (YouTube)

Rebound- The legend of Earl 'the goat' Manigault
Presented by HBO (YouTube)

Whatever Happened to Michael Ray?

Reebok Halftime Report: Lloyd "Sweet Pea" Daniels
Produced by Reebok Halftime Report
Aired: 11-24-92