Dec. 16, 2016
Sports Athletes and Owners Come Together on Twitter to Mourn the Loss of a Great Sports Broadcaster
We lost a great man today in the world of sports. One of the greatest sports broadcasters, Craig Sager, passed away today at the age of 65. He lost his battle to Leukemia. Sager was originally diagnosed with cancer in April of 2014.
He was well known for his sideline media coverage in the NBA. Sager also covered Major League Baseball playoff games for TBS, the NCAA men's basketball tournament, college football and the NFL.
— TurnerSportsPR (@TurnerSportsPR)
We are forever— NBA on TNT (@NBAonTNT)
An all-access look at an emotional evening as 's Craig Sager was inducted into the Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame!— NBA (@NBA)
"If any of us can display half the courage he has to stay on this planet...we would be well off," San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich said
Sorry to hear about Craig Sager dying...Fine Fine Man...— Mychal Thompson (@champagnennuts)
Rest In Peace prayers go out to his family— Isaiah Thomas (@Isaiah_Thomas)
These are just a handful of posts about Sager today as he was the top trending tweet within a few hours. What was your favorite Sager moment?