And with the best pick in the 2014 NBA Draft…

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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver continues to impress us.  This time he gave a young man an experience that he will never forget.  Baylor’s big man Isaiah Austin was at one point named to be one of the top players in the 2014 draft class.  However during pre draft screenings, Austin was found to have Marfan Syndrom, and like that, his hoop dreams were over.

Not wanting to cheat Austin of the experience of hearing his name called – Adam Silver did the right thing.  Enjoy!

Ryan is Chief Editor at Every Day, Getting Better. Ryan has been a basketball coach for over 20 years. Having coached at both the high school and middle school levels, Ryan felt it was time to pass on the stories and quotes that he has used to help motivate his teams. Ryan also contributes to the leadership development programs for the Sigma Chi Fraternity.
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