Jimmy Butler's Story.
He was abandoned as a child by his father, and by the age of 13, his mother kicked him out for this sole reason "I don't like the look of you, you gotta get out"
After moving from house to house with no money, family or sense of belonging, the Leslie Family took him in his Senior year of high school.
No one believed in Jimmy's basketball abilities, even his high school coach brushed him off, he enrolled himself to a Junior College where he dominated every single team he played, which led to numerous scholarships.
Jimmy Butler had every excuse to fail.
Kicked out by his own mother.
Moving from house to house during his high school years.
No-one believing in his ability.
Now, Butler is considered one of the top man to man defenders in the NBA, and is continuing his rise to stardom.
He had every excuse to fail, what's yours?