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Former Spartan Football Star James Moore Has Some Advice To NBA Draftees

James Moore

The S.W.A.P. Meet with former MSU fullback James Moore is on again. For this edition, James highlights the topic of choices. Relating his personal life to the broad experiences of athletes and young people across the world, James begins with a story of taking his granddaughter to see his son in jail.

Choices, the theme of the day, lead into a discussion of the NBA draft, where 60 young athletes just had their lifelong dreams come true on Thursday night. But their journey isn't over.

James and Al try to cycle through tips for those who suddenly come into money, fame and celebrity status. For many, their success in life will all be determined by who they surround themselves with.

And while some already have it all figured out, as described by engineer Isaac Constans, others will need teaching. James describes his model program and why it's necessary.

How can leagues help ensure that their players don't slip through the cracks? Listen above to find out more.

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