This is such sad news to pass down.
Veteran NBA ref Tony Brown had been battling against pancreatic cancer for quite some time, but that battle was ultimately lost this week.
The longtime NBA ref — diagnosed with Stage 4 pancreatic cancer — passed away this week.
The Clark Atlanta University alum officiated over 1,071 regular season games, 35 playoff games, and several All-Star games.
Prayers to his wife during this difficult time.WANT MORE FROM TOTALPROSPORTS? FOLLOW US ON GOOGLE NEWS.