10 NBA Stars With The Toughest Childhoods

Samuel Dalembert was born in Paurt-au-Prince, Haiti, one of the poorest nations in the world. This was the country where Dalembert walked barefoot as a boy, where his grandmother used to invite his starving, homeless friends for a scrap of food and a night’s sleep on sheets strewn on the floor. This is the most improbable birthing place of an NBA millionaire, the against-all-odds story in a sport where those sprout off trees.

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