Good News: Hawkeye Whitney Comes All The Way Back
Hawkeye Whitney had a bright future when he left North Carolina State in 1980 as a first round NBA draft pick. Sadly, he tore up his knee during his rookie season for the Kansas City Kings and never fully recovered. He gardually slid into a life dominated by cocaine and alcohol and hit bottom when he was involved in a kidnapping. He served nearly six years in prison and was released in 2000.
He has since worked hard to successfully rebuild his life.
Click here to see how Hawkeye Whitney has made it all the way back