Video: Patty Mills on dealing with racial abuse during childhood

San Antonio Spurs’ Patty Mills has come a long way.

From humble roots in Australia, to being bounced around in the NBA to becoming an NBA champ with the Spurs this past season.

His hard work for San Antonio paid off as he re-signed with the Spurs and has finally found a home in the NBA. However, growing up in Australia, Mills did have to deal with racial abuse. Whether it be at school, his mother protecting him, taking the high-road when dealing with racism, Mills talked about that and more.

Check out Patty’s revealing interview including how he feels a different type of racism in the United States as a black Australian.

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