Found October 25, 2013 on Los That Sports Blog:
Tweet It didn’t take long the the Philadelphia 76ers to figure out that forward Royce White wasn’t in their future plans, as the team waived the power forward Thursday: Source says Khalif Wyatt, Mac Koshwal, Vander Blue and Royce White all released. — Bob Cooney (@BobCooney76) October 24, 2013 White was drafted by the Rockets in 2012 but didn’t play in the NBA at all last season due to an anxiety disorder that prevents him from flying. White staged a public dispute with the team, and was eventually traded to the Sixers in July. White appeared in five preseason games and averaged five points, 4.4 rebounds and shot just .391 from the field for Philadelphia before his release. White contract for the 2013-2014 season was guaranteed, but the final two years of his deal were team options, making him an unrestricted free agent. The harsh reality is that White is going to have to find a way to cope with his anxiety if he plans to continue pursuing a career as a professional basketball player. Playing in the NBA requires a lot of travel, so it just may not be in the cards for White. -ALR
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