Netease Sports reported on October 7:
Former NBA star Delonte West was living on the street and begging with placards along the street. His downfall attracted the attention of the NBA circle. Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban reached out to reunite West’s mother and son, and arranged for him to be admitted to the medical center.
NBA前球星德隆特·韦斯特（Delonte West）住在街上，在街上乞讨。他的倒台引起了NBA界的关注。达拉斯小牛队老板马克·库班（Mark Cuban）伸出援手，使韦斯特的母子团聚，并安排他被送往医疗中心。
According to sources, West is currently undergoing detoxification treatment, which is the first stage of work, the purpose is to remove all drugs and alcohol in his body. Detoxification is not done by taking a walk in the park. It is a very exhausting process. West is going through this process under the supervision and guidance of professionals, but it is still very difficult. A source close to West revealed that West is currently doing very well.
It is understood that after completing the detox treatment, West will accept the next stage of treatment. He will move to a new location, where he will focus on psychological rehabilitation treatment, the purpose is to keep him awake for a long time. So far, people are satisfied with West's progress in rehabilitation, and they are optimistic that he can overcome difficulties.
West was the 24th overall pick in the first round of the 2004 NBA Draft. He started his career with the Boston Celtics, and has played for the Seattle Supersonics (now Oklahoma City Thunder), Cleveland Cavaliers, Dallas Mavericks and other teams. In West's eight-year NBA career, he averaged 9.7 points, 2.9 rebounds and 3.6 assists per game. 2011-12 is West's last season in the NBA. That season, he also averaged 9.6 points, 2.3 rebounds and 3.2 assists for the Lone Ranger. West also came to CBA to play. After having no ball to play, West's life became increasingly distressed. He also suffered from mental illness and wandered outside for many years. His condition was worrying.