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Milwaukee Bucks big man Ekpe Udoh has finally scratched an item from his bucket list.
No, it's not winning the NBA's gold ball trophy, it's meeting everyone's favorite Golden Girl, Betty White.
Udoh has been tweeting about his desire to meet the 91-year-old actress for nearly a year, and he finally greeted the star of NBC's "Off their Rockers" and TV Land's "Hot in Cleveland" during Milwaukee's current road trip to Los Angeles.
On Wednesday, Udoh tweeted a photo with White from the set of "Hot in Cleveland" with the caption "Mission accomplished."
The show's Twitter page posted another photo of White holding Udoh's Bucks jersey.
Udoh's pursuit of a meeting with White began when he tweeted "How do I go about meeting Betty White???" on June 23 of last year. In August, he tweeted, "Still searching for Betty White." And in January, it was "Gotta meet Betty White."
When he ...
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Dreams do come true kids. If a wish is on your heart, put it out to the universe and it will deliver. Don’t believe me? Let’s look at the case of Milwaukee Bucks big man Ekpe Udoh. Udoh has been searching for actress Betty White since last year. Apparently the flame was ignited early in life when he used to watch the “Golden Girls” with his mom.
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Back in January, Milwaukee Bucks center Epke Udoh posted this little gem on his Twitter account of wanting to meet actress Betty White.Yesterday, the fine folks over at TV Land's Hot in Cleveland made Epke dream come true and they posted the photos to prove it:
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So Ekpe Udoh was trolling for Betty White on the Twitter Machine last night, after his Bucks played in Lob City. He tweets, after finally meeting her: MISSION ACCOMPLISHED.
Mission Accomplished exactly, Mr. Udoh. Mission Accomplished in you being nominated for multiple Bozies.