"I've actually had people who were going to die who wanted to meet me. It's probably happened five or six times where I got a call
from Make-A-Wish or from the team that said there was somebody who
was terminally ill and wanted to meet me.
"Let me tell you all something - no matter what has happened on the
basketball court, when somebody who knows they are going to die wants
to meet you, there is nothing like it in the world."