*Look at the NBA, NFL, NHL, MLB, just all of the professional sports and tell us if you think that all of them are riddled with mental illness.
Most of you raised your hand in agreement that they are definitely suffering from some mental issues. For me, the first poster child for mental illness that I think of that was in professional sports is Dennis Rodman. But, we have some newer cases as well.
How about Metta World Peace, formerly Ron Artest and his anger issues? There are some issues going on in the league that have not been properly addressed and Royce White is bringing attention to it. He plays for the Houston Rockets.
Well, he used to play for the Houston Rockets until he was semi-benched for mental issues with anxiety disorder and a fear of flying.