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Caron Butler
Caron Butler
Position: F-G
Born: 03/13/80
Height: 6-7 / 2.01
Weight:216 lbs. / 98.4 kg.
Salary: $0
Instead, Geller chose to notice the burns on Butler’s hands, which he injured while making a modest wage at an area Burger King restaurant. Drug dealers aren’t going to bother with menial employment when they can make countless times that much money working in the shadows of streets. Geller noticed tears of such conviction welling in Butler’s eyes, which Geller read as a frustrated kid whom no one would believe was desperately trying to leave behind his troubled past.
via Racine Journal-Times
And Geller sensed the depth of Butler’s heart, a heart that would give so much back to his community when Butler would go on to make millions of dollars as an NBA All-Star forward. It’s a career that might never have been realized had Geller chosen to go by the book rather than by his heart. “He made a decision that really changed the complexion of my life,” said the 35-year-old Butler, who agreed to a two-year contract worth $3.5 million per season Friday with the Sacramento Kings. “It’s well-documented what I was going through at the time, there was a huge raid and he had a choice to make.
via Racine Journal-Times