Hamm rallies the celebrity troops for a good cause
January 27, 2008
By Andrea Canales
CARSON, Calif. -- While Mia Hamm had a prolific scoring career in her playing days, she was looking for an assist on a sunny Saturday at the Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif. During halftime of the celebrity soccer challenge she hosted with husband Nomar Garciaparra, Hamm appealed to the audience to get tested for the National Marrow Donor Program Registry. Recipients of transplants also were on hand to testify to their struggles.
Bone marrow transplants can turn the tide of a number ...