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Our country is starving for unity. In today’s political climate, where many have receded to their ideological corners, it
No one wants to see a loved one go through the suffering of cancer or any long-term illness. It begins to take a toll on everyone. But because of Scott's candor and wisdom, he provided my dad and I with a personal playbook of how to best handle cancer, both for the long suffering patient and for the person who loves them.
Sydni and Taelor Scott release an emotional video tribute honoring the ESPN legend.
Scott died in January at age 49 after a long fight against the disease. Artist Jonas Never created the mural, which appeared
"You see this range of emotions in the games that we love and it's immediate, so it resonates really quickly, but they're
As the ESPYs approach, we remember longtime ESPN anchor Stuart Scott whom lost his private battle with cancer. A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Scott got his start at a few stations in the south, making stops in North Carolina, South Carolina and Florida.
"It all started with Stuart," Johnson said, according to The Sporting News. "This is your Emmy," Johnson told them, according
What we can learn from Stuart Scott is to live a fearless life, a life full of passion, a life full of adventure, a life that's rewarding to you on all levels. I want all of you to tap into that inner Stuart Scott.
While this battlefield metaphor is one that may work well in sports, where there is almost always a winner and a loser at the end of the contest, it falls short when applied to an illness like cancer. Cancer has no rules, no time outs, no substitutions, no game clock.
He transitioned with amazing grace from the hip young anchor to the established presence to the revered institution in front of us all. It's just so sad that we couldn't see him make that final transition to elder statesman.
The humor and now-popular phrases Scott brought to ESPN changed the way viewers watched sports, and ingrained Scott into American culture. His strong presence this past decade as he continued to fight cancer also reminded us of the sanctity of life.
Stuart may be gone, but his heart, his soul, his spirit, and his story will live on for generations. To say that he impacted lives is an understatement. He knew he might affect them with his speech, and he did, but for one idiot in the Midwest, he forever changed me with a simple act of kindness.
Watch Scott's speech while accepting the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance at the 2014 ESPYs below: On Sunday, Scott died of
Scott is survived by his two daughters, Taelor, 19, and Sydni, 15. Check out ESPN's tribute to Scott below: President Barack
MORE FROM THE ASSOCIATED PRESS: Stuart Scott, one of the most recognizable anchors in 'Sportscenter' history, died of cancer
The real winners in life aren't decided by the final score, who crosses the finish line first (or last), but rather how you choose to deal with the challenges presented to you.
I'm talking about the cancer that I have been battling for three years: appendix cancer. Up until this year, the only celebrity
"When you die, that does not mean that you lose to cancer. You beat cancer by how you lived, why you lived and in the manner
The ESPYS is more than a celebration of athletic achievement. It's a gathering of athletes and entertainers who band together in utilizing their collective platforms to fight against cancer in hopes of finding a cure for it.