Beloved NBA broadcaster Craig Sager has died after a prolonged battle with leukemia, Turner Sports announced Thursday. He was 65 years old.
The basketball world immediately reacted with heartbreak over the loss of a reporter who became treasured by players and fans alike for his ostentatious suits, sideline interviews and easy-going personality.
Turner president Dave Levy announced Sager’s passing Thursday afternoon.
The universal admiration Sager drew across the sports universe was reflected by NBA players, reporters and fans who subsequently mourned his death with posts of their own. Read more…