Originally written on Beyond The Buzzer  |  Last updated 10/19/14
LeBron James had special guests when the Miami Heat hosted the Philadelphia Sixers Saturday night at American Airlines Arena, 2012 Sportskids of the Year, Conner and Cayden Long. LeBron James met Conner and Cayden Long, also referred to as the Team Long Brothers, when Sports Illustrated honored him with the 2012 Sportsman of the Year award in New York City back in December. The Long brothers were also honored with the Sportskids of the Year award at the event, and the Heat star, father of two sons, was so touched by their story, he promised to fly them from their home in Tennessee to Miami to see a Heat game and meet the team. Seven-year-old Cayden has cerebral palsy, but instead of being glued to his wheelchair, his nine-year-old brother, Conner, has single-handedly given him an opportunity to participate and be apart of something by pulling Cayden along as they participate in countless triathlons. Saturday, LeBron kept his promise when the Long brothers personally saw the Heat bea...
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