Lebron James Meets Cancer Patient Ebony Nettles-Bey

Published on March 30th, 2014 by Astramskas, David | 1,678 views

Earlier this year, a Twitter campaign using the hashtag #LeBronMeetEbony went viral, as social media users from around the world tried to set up a meeting between Heat star LeBron JamesĀ and Ebony Nettles-Bey, a high school basketball player from Wisconsin battling Stage 4 cancer. Saturday, before the Heat’s game against the Bucks in Milwaukee, that meeting happened, as Nettles-Bey met James, led the Heat onto the floor, and warmed up with the team on the court.

LeBron James talks about meeting 16-year-old cancer patient Ebony Nettles-Bey.




  • Thousands tweet #LeBronMeetEbony so High School Basketball Star Ebony Nettles-Bey, who is fighting Cancer, can meet her idol LeBron James

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    Aka VincentDa & RedApples fka Expiredpineapples. My alter-ego is a digital-marketing guy in Houston. Won editing awards & created obsolete flash websites that have been featured in mags like Sports Illustrated. Studied film & women at FSU during the golden age of hip-hop. Collects records, laserdiscs, sports memorabilia & toys. Father of 2 daughters that are more athletic and popular on YouTube.

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