How Jahlil Okafor Battled Depression On His Way Back To The NBA

When Jahlil Okafor lost his mom at the age of 9, the basketball court became his sanctuary. Once he reached the NBA out of Duke, the game became a challenge of its own, as he dealt with mental health issues. Now, the former No. 3 overall pick has put his career back on track in New Orleans, and shared his joy with kids during a recent trip to his hometown of Chicago.

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