LeBron James Tweets Moving Tribute To Lauren Hill After Teen’s Death

LeBron James wrote a touching tribute to Lauren Hill with a series of tweets Friday morning.

The 19-year-old freshman college basketball player died early Friday morning after a battle with brain cancer. The Cleveland Cavaliers star reached out to Hill following her college hoops debut back in November, telling her she was “truly amazing” in a special Instagram post. Today, LeBron took the time to remember Hill and her fight with a heartfelt message on his Twitter.

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LeBron was far from the only athlete to express sympathy to Hill and her family, as many members of the sports world shared their own special tributes. [tweet https://twitter.com/patsummitt/status/586547234805800962 align=’center’] [tweet https://twitter.com/Reds/status/586542532638572545 align=’center’] [tweet https://twitter.com/Dev_Still71/status/586529062539153408 align=’center’] [tweet https://twitter.com/Jaguars/status/586534903061340160 align=’center’] [tweet https://twitter.com/Fred22Jackson/status/586525489432432640 align=’center’] [tweet https://twitter.com/NCAA/status/586520350541946880 align=’center’]

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