Sources: Behanan To Enter Rehab Facility, NBA Draft

01/02/2014 11:38 AM

News broke Thursday morning that Louisville has granted Chane Behanan his release, allowing him to transfer to any schools outside of the ACC or the AAC. But sources tell KSTV that Behanan will not transfer to another school and instead will enroll at a well-known rehab facility run by former NBA player and coach John Lucas before entering the NBA Draft.

Behanan, who was dismissed by Louisville earlier this week, will enroll in Lucas’ “Athletes After Care” program, which has become a stop for a handful of high-profile athletes looking to deal with a variety of issues. Most notably, LSU football star Tyrann Mathieu spent time with Lucas in Houston before being selected by the Arizona Cardinals. NBA player Michael Beasley and former UK coach Billy Gillispie have also been patients.

Following treatment, Behanan is expected to put his name into the NBA Draft. Prior to his dismissal from UofL, he was not listed in DraftExpress.com’s 2014 or 2015 mock drafts.

About Thomas Beisner

Thomas Beisner is the Host of KSTV. Before joining cn|2 in August 2011 Thomas was Senior Managing Editor at Kentucky Sports Radio and was a regular presence on Lexington’s WLGX sports radio covering UK football and basketball. Thomas graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2006 with a degree in journalism and says he loves the creative nature of putting the show together as well as getting paid to write and talk about sports all day. Follow Thomas on Twitter @beisner_cn2.

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