Phoenix Suns to celebrate boy’s 6th birthday at game after no one showed up to his party

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A 6-year-old boy in Tucson will have a birthday party to remember thanks to the Phoenix Suns basketball team.

More than 30 kids were invited to Teddy’s Mazzini’s 6th birthday party over the weekend, according to

But Teddy’s mom Sil Mazzini said no one showed up. She shared a photo on social media that showed Teddy sitting at an empty table. “Teddy at empty birthday party in Tucson, Arizona,” she wrote.

The photo went viral and someone at the Phoenix Suns saw it. The Phoenix Suns decided to brighten Teddy’s birthday with tickets to Wednesday’s game and a celebration that would include everyone at the game. 

“How about we celebrate with thousands at our place! Tickets to Wednesday’s #SunsVSLakers game are all yours Teddy! Talk soon!” said the Phoenix Suns on Twitter.

This will be Teddy’s first Phoenix Suns basketball game. “We are super excited,” Sil Mazzini told

If you want to wish Teddy a Happy Birthday, you can send him a birthday card at 2116 S. Oak Park Dr., Tucson, AZ, 85710.

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