LOS ANGELES — Michael Beasley‘s mom, Fatima Smith, died Sunday after a war with most cancers.
“I factual wanted to ship our admire, our thoughts and our prayers to Michael Beasley and his household,” Walton talked about. “They are going thru a tricky time. But we’re thinking of you, we miss you, and we admire you.”
Beasley, 29, shared a say of his mom on Instagram on Sunday morning and captioned the say with an emoji of an angel.
Closing week, with the Lakers in Washington to play the Wizards, Beasley and his mom attended the game and watched the first half of from a sequence before Beasley emerged from the tunnel early in the 1/three quarter to greet his teammates, whom he has not been with since Dec. eight while tending to his household.
Beasley, a local of Prince George’s County, Maryland, used to be in the distance as the Lakers’ four-sport motorway time out rolled thru the nation’s capital. He went to the game at his mom’s ask, per a crew spokeswoman, because his mom wanted to peep the Lakers play in particular person.
Sunday marked the thirteenth sport this season Beasley did not play in as a consequence of private causes.