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Eddy Curry: “Bulls offered me $400K a year for 50 years to take a DNA test”


In this VladTV clip, former NBA player Eddy Curry talked about some of the earlier days in his career before running into cardiac problems. Eddy described the situation as a stressful one as his career hung in the balance.

He recalled the NBA offering him $400K annually for 50 years if he took a DNA test that showed he was more likely to develop heart problems.

However, Eddy explained how his agent at the time showed him the negative precedent he would be setting for future Black players: