Craig Sager Dies at 65: Internet Reacts

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Sad news from the sports world today as lovable TNT sideline reporter Craig Sager has passed away following a heroic battle with acute myeloid leukemia. He was 65-years-old.

Sager was diagnosed with the disease back in 2014. His fight was well-documented, and while it wasn’t pretty at times, he never let it get in the way of his colorful personality and upbeat attitude, which made him a favorite among NBA players, coaches and fans everywhere.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of Sager. He’ll be missed.

Here’s a look at some of the most memorable moments from Craig Sager’s career:

Here’s a look at his unforgettable ESPYs speech from this past summer:

And here’s how Twitter reacted to the news of Sager’s passing:

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