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From basketball star to junkie, Chris Herren tells his story

Published 10/18/2012, Grand Forks Herald

Chris Herren, a former NBA player who soared to international fame while battling life as a junkie, told a packed auditorium at the University of Minnesota-Crookston Wednesday that he was just like them. He never thought he would become addicted to heroin, cocaine and OxyContin, the drugs that ruined his once-promising career.

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