1/04/2015 2:57 PM ET |
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During the 2014 ESPY Awards, Stuart Scott was awarded the Jimmy V Perseverance Award, for continuing his long battle with cancer, and refusing to give up.
At the time, he struggled to get out of the hospital to make it to the ceremony in Los Angeles, but he did, because Stuart wouldn't let cancer beat him.
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His speech was emotional, and even though he is gone, it's important to remember that this disease did not beat him.
Through his life and his actions, Stuart beat cancer.
Watch him talk about his battle (below).
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