Sanders lives in California now, spending most of his days working on music and art.
Since Sanders detailed his battles with anxiety and depression, several NBA stars like DeMar DeRozan and Kevin Love have also come forward in talking about mental health. “I think a lot of guys feel a lot better about making decisions, stepping out and saying how they feel,” Sanders said. “And letting it be OK. Letting it be a real thing. We’ll look back at this time, 2019, and say ‘We were pretty prehistoric when it came to mental health. There’s a lot we didn’t know, a lot we didn’t tap into.’