Kevin Durant Was Lost For Words Upon Hearing Gregg Popovich’s Wife Passed Away (VIDEO)
The last thing on the mind of Gregg Popovich is the impending Game 3 against the Golden State Warriors to keep the Spurs alive in the first round series.
On Wednesday, shocking news came down that his wife of four decades, Erin Popovich, had suddenly passed away after being ill for quite some time.
During shoot-around, Kevin Durant was told of the passing of Gregg’s wife and he was clearly lost for words as shock took over.
Kevin Durant upon learning the sad news. pic.twitter.com/B3MoiXLWE8
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“With deep regret the San Antonio Spurs announce that Erin Popovich, wife of Spurs Head Coach Gregg Popovich, passed away earlier today. Erin and Gregg were married for four decades and were blessed with two children and two grandchildren.
“We mourn the loss of Erin,” said Spurs General Manager RC Buford. “She was a strong, wonderful, kind, intelligent woman who provided love, support and humor to all of us.”
The organization asks media to respect the family’s privacy during this difficult time.”