Tag Archives: Feel-Good Story

  • Dying College Basketball Player Lauren Hill Realizes Her Dream (Videos)

    Dying College Basketball Player Lauren Hill Realizes Her Dream (Videos)

    Last year, a high school basketball player named Lauren Hill committed to playing basketball for Division III Mount Saint Joseph University on her 18th birthday. Just a few weeks later she started feeling slow, dizzy, and occasionally numb. Then, last November, she received the terrible diagnosis: brain tumor. Inoperable. Doctors gave her two years. At […]

  • MLB Is Sending Six-Year-Old Cancer Patient Noah Wilson to the World Series

    MLB Is Sending Six-Year-Old Cancer Patient Noah Wilson to the World Series

    Did you hear the story about Noah Wilson, the six-year-old Royals fan battling a rare form of cancer who wanted more than anything to go to a World Series game? Well, Joe Torre gave it a happy ending. He announced on Twitter that Noah and his family are going to the World Series as guests of Major League Baseball. The […]

  • Roy Hibbert Witnesses Police Officer Giving Boots to a Homeless Man (Pic)

    Roy Hibbert Witnesses Police Officer Giving Boots to a Homeless Man (Pic)

    Strictly speaking, a police officer giving boots to a homeless man has nothing to do with sports. However, when that act of charity is witnessed and then publicized by a very famous professional athlete—in this case, Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert—then it kinda becomes a sports story, doesn’t it? Hibbert was driving around Indianapolis on […]