The sports world is praying for Grant Hill's family on Wednesday afternoon.
Hill, the legendary NBA star, lost his mother earlier this week. Janet Hill, the mother of the former Duke Blue Devils star, was married to former Cowboys star Calvin Hill.
The sports world is mourning the Hill family's loss.
"Over a year ago my mother was diagnosed with Glioblastoma. Just like she's done with everything in her life, she confronted this brain cancer with tremendous strength, courage & dignity. This loss for our family is devastating," Hill wrote.
The sports world is praying for Hill's family.
"Peace and Blessings.." one fan wrote.
"Sending thoughts & prayers for peace & comfort during this difficult time," another fan wrote.
"Godspeed to you and your family, Grant. May your mom’s soul rest with the Lord. Prayers up as I know she leaves an irreplaceable void in the family," Dawn Staley added.
Our thoughts are with Hill's family and friends.