Episode 82 | A Chat With Superman: Basketball, Perseverance & MS — feat. Chris Wright

Today we are joined by professional basketball player, Chris Wright. Chris was the first player in NBA history to be diagnosed with MS. We chat about his diagnosis story, basketball, and his unmatched perseverance. Don’t miss this engaging conversation.

Chris Wright is an American professional basketball player for Twarde Pierniki Toruń of the Polish Basketball League (PLK). When he played for the Dallas Mavericks in 2013, he became the first known player in National Basketball Association (NBA) history to have been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis.

Find Chris on Twitter @SELF_MADEest89 and Instagram @chriswright_11. Check out his podcast Dawg Talk wherever you find podcasts.

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Myelin & Melanin™ Podcast

Podcast hosted by Dawn (DX 2000) and Daana (DX 2004) — two Black women sharing their musings on life, multiple sclerosis, and everything in between! Dawn and Daana met in 2016 in a Facebook group dedicated to the disease-modifying drug LEMTRADA.