After a stellar college career at Stanford and a rookie selection event, Tyrell Terry was recruited by the Dallas Mavericks in Phase 2 of the NBA season 2020-2021. But Terry played only 13 games in the NBA, 11 games for the NBA. Dallas Mavericks in the 2020-2021 season and 2 games last season for the Memphis Grizzlies Club.
Young talent Tyrell Terry (left) suddenly retired at the age of 22
The promising American basketball defender was absent for an extended period of his first season in the NBA due to personal reasons and returned for pre-season training last year. Terry cited mental health issues as a result of his efforts to pursue his dream of playing professionally.
“This message (retirement) is a very difficult one to share. Today I decided to let go of the passion I had chosen to pursue. Although I have achieved great achievements, unforgettable memories and made good friends… but I have also been through some of the darkest times of my life,” Terry wrote.
Terry said he’s looking forward to exploring other jobs instead of being a basketball player: “I can’t continue this fight because of something I’ve fallen out of love with.” Terry said, the pressure of trying. In the NBA, he had a mental breakdown.Terry said he accepted “forever being known as a weakling, a failure, or a waste of talent.” “The biggest failures in life lead to successes.” biggest. There’s so much more to me in this big world and I’m super excited to be able to explore that,” the 22-year-old added.