Posts Tagged ‘Deceased Athletes’

In Memory of Sports Athletes

May 28, 2010

 

NFL

 

>Reggie White – Intimidating force on the field, Gentle Giant off!!

>Walter Peyton- Sweetness and the Super Bowl Shuffle!

>Derek Thomas – A defensive force in his football days, died young.

 

MLB

 

>Kirby Pucket – Who can forget his heroics in the MLB Playoffs and World Series!

>Jose Lima – “It’s Lima time!!”  Died too young of cardiac arrest.

>Ken Caminiti – Former MLB MVP had awful life after baseball.

 

NBA

 

>Drazen Petrovic – A promising shooting guard, shot lights out and died in car accident.

>Maleek Seally – A teammate of Kevin Garnett in Minnesota who died in car accident.

>Chick Hern – Legendary Lakers play by play caller left a legacy.

>Red Auerbach – Legendary coach with multiple Titles!!

 

PGA

 

>Payne Stewart- Died in plane crash; had just won a major and was back in Championship form.