He also played professionally for the Fujian Xunxing and Shanghai Sharks of the Chinese Basketball Association and the Texas Legends of the NBA Development League.
Prior to playing professionally, West played college basketball for Saint Joseph's University.
His overall reaction is nothing less than what you would expect if you were in his position.
I've had friends with beautiful mothers, and even if I was afforded the opportunity to engage in activities similar to West, I would probably still pass because I live by a rule which says a friend's mom is off-limits.
He scored double figures in all but one game his senior season.
He then committed himself to Saint Joseph's University.
Reports have surfaced which say West was engaged in an intimate affair with James' mother Gloria, and James even approached West about the situation and he turned an indifferent shoulder to James.
James is understandably upset about the situation, especially since it has now been exposed to the public's eye.
Of course, while there was virtually no foundation to the chain email, at least one web site reported it as fact.
But West's sister told Larry Brown Sports back in 2014 that he no longer uses social media and Tzvi Twersky, an editor at Slam Magazine, says he received an email from West's friend claiming the page is a fraud.
Delonte Maurice West (born July 26, 1983) is an American professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Boston Celtics, Seattle Super Sonics, Cleveland Cavaliers, and Dallas Mavericks.
Somehow I guess Lebron found out before game four and it has destroyed our chemistry and divided our team.
This is no joke, the only player worse then Lebron has been Delonte.