CLEVELAND (AP) -Cleveland Cavaliers guard Delonte West says he left the team's training camp earlier this month to seek help for depression and ``a mood disorder'' he has been battling his entire life.
West said Friday that he removed himself from the team to ``get my thoughts back together.'' He is taking medication for his illness and has been attending therapy sessions.
West said he was troubled by his behavior during a scrimmage earlier this month. He took out his frustrations on a high school referee at the Cavs' training complex.
West recently signed a two-year contract with Cleveland.

Top NBA Public Bets

#1 502 Boston Celtics  72%
#2 506 Charlotte Hornets  70%
#3 512 New York Knicks  61%
#4 504 Detroit Pistons  59%
#5 513 Houston Rockets  59%
#6 518 Chicago Bulls  58%
#7 510 Miami Heat  55%
#8 508 Atlanta Hawks  50%
Advertisement

NBA Top Stories

Thumbnail Pacers vs. Lakers Prediction The Pacers are a small favorite on the road tonight against the Lakers at 10:30PM ET. Are they a good bet to cover the spread?
Thumbnail Breakneck pace expected at Toyota Center At 33-12, Houston clearly has the attention of the basketball world. But can Mike D’Antoni’s no-holds-barred attack find success against the class of the...
Thumbnail Kings vs. Grizzlies Prediction The Grizzlies will host the Kings at 8:00PM ET tonight coming off a loss. Is Memphis a good bet to cover?
Thumbnail Jazz vs. Mavericks Pick Can the Utah Jazz take care of business on the road against the Dallas Mavericks when the two meet at 8:30PM ET?
Thumbnail Bucks vs. Magic Prediction Will tonight's Bucks and Magic matchup go over the betting total for bettors when the teams square off at 7:00PM ET?
Advertisement

NBA Team Pages