10 NBA Stars With The Toughest Childhoods

Growing up in South Central Los Angeles, Baron Davis’ parents had such big drug problems that his grandparents had to raise him. It was his grandfather that built him his first basketball hoop, barely healthy enough to walk. “And to sum up my life story, if it wasn’t for my grandparents, I wouldn’t be here.”, said Daivs in an interview with Slam.

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