How Serena Williams Helped Sheryl Sandberg Cope With Her Husband’s Death
Serena Williams was named Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year Monday. One compelling part of S.L. Price’s cover story is the close friendship the star athlete has developed with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg.
According to Price, the relationship began after Williams, who had just finished Lean In, tweeted that she wanted to have dinner with Sandberg. Soon after, the two met for lunch. A friendship blossomed—and soon deepened.