The rumors had been swirling for a few days: former Cavaliers guard Delonte West, he of the bipolarism and the heartfelt interview
, would attempt to make a return to basketball via the NBA D-league.
"Hearing that Delonte West is nearing a return to the NBA d-league with the Texas Legends," ESPN's Mark Stein tweeted Wednesday
Thursday morning, the suburban Dallas-based squad made it official: Delonte West, they proclaimed
, is back.
West is expected to be in uniform for Thursday night's game against the Delaware 87ers. He will wear number 31. (In the above image, he's wearing #13, but it's already taken on the current roster
by former NBA guard Mike James).