Gregg Popovich Offers Some Very Moving Words on the Passing of Craig Sager (Video)


Gregg Popovich isn’t a big fan of having to answer to the media, but on Thursday, prior to his team’s game against the Suns, the Spurs coach used his audience to talk about what was really important – the news of his friend and TNT sideline reporter Craig Sager’s death.

Gregg is known to speak openly and eloquently when he’s got something to say, and he offered perhaps the most glowing words we’ve heard about the life and legacy of Mr. Sager.

Here it is. It picks up at the end, so don’t bail on it too quickly:

Pop does stuff like this so rarely that when he does, people listen.

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