Feb 10, 2022
EP 128 - Chris Bosh
We have the magnificent Chris Bosh with us today. Chris is a NBA Hall of Famer, eleven-time All-Star, two-time NBA champion, Olympic gold medalist, and the league’s Global Basketball Ambassador. He has all these accomplishments, but truly, by the end of this interview, yes his achievements are amazing, but who Chris is as a person is what is really amazing. Chris is a really in touch kind of guy, with fantastic perspective on life. He has a new book out, "Letters To A Young Athlete." Chris shares with us so many lessons he had to learn on his journey to becoming one of the best NBA players of all time. He gives a very honest account of what it was like to have to let that go too early in his career. The raw grief he had to go through to survive loosing the game, and how he found new inspiration. Chris Bosh is such a wonderful human full of inspirational stories, and perspective. We hope you enjoy this episode.
Chris Bosh, NBA Hall of Famer, eleven-time All-Star, two-time NBA champion, Olympic gold medalist, and the league’s Global basketball Ambassador. Chris Bosh fell in love with basketball at an early age and earned the prestigious “Mr. Basketball” title while still at Lincoln High School in Dallas, Texas. A McDonald’s All-American, Bosh was selected fourth overall by the Toronto Raptors after one year attending Georgia Tech. In March 2019, Bosh’s #1 jersey was officially retired for the Miami Heat, and he was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2021. In addition to his basketball career, in 2010 he founded Team Tomorrow as a community-uplift organization. Bosh regularly speaks to youths about the benefits of reading, coding, and leadership. Bosh, his wife, Adrienne, and their five children reside in Austin, Texas.