Isaiah Austin offered job by NBA commissioner Adam Silver a week after career-ending diagnosis

See if you can keep your eyes dry. In this heartbreaking clip, NBA commissioner Adam Silver offers a job to Isaiah Austin, who had been considered a first-round draft pick until last week, when he was diagnosed with Marfan's Syndrome.


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