John Wall helps young fan with cancer meet Nicki Minaj, makes 'pink wig' wish come true (Photos)
Summary of 3 articles · Updated Mar 31, 2014
Cool stuff, John Wall, Nicki Minaj, the Washington Wizards and everyone else involved. In exchange for the pink wig she gave young Miyah, Minaj got something in return an autographed John Wall Wizards jersey as a token of his appreciation for the recording artist's assist: I wrote earlier this month about Damiyah Telemaque-Nelson, the little girl from Washington, battling Burkitt’s lymphoma, who decided she wanted a pink wig from Nikki Minaj. But the singer took an unplanned trip to the East Coast, and one of Minaj’s managers told Wall Sunday morning that she had time that night, and so Miyah’s mom – Kadisha Telemaque was told to get ready for a train trip to New York. Three weeks ago, Washington Wizards point guard John Wall set about helping a young girl named Damiyah Telemaque-Nelson "Miyah," to her friends make a very specific wish come true: Four hours later, mom and daughter along with two representatives from the Wizards were on an Acela train headed north, the first train trip of Miyah’s life.