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Nerlens Noel brings 7-year-old leukemia patient to Kentucky Derby


Over the weekend, the Kentucky star attended the Kentucky Derby, walking the red carpet and taking plenty of pictures. And who was his partner in most of his activities? Kelly Melton -- a 7-year-old who suffers from leukemia. Noel met Melton at the University of Kentucky Children's Hospital, and the future lottery pick invited Melton to accompany him to the Derby. (CBS Sports)


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