Category Archives: NBA Deaths

Loss Of A Legend, Hall Of Fame Center Walt Bellamy Passes

Back in the days when Behemoths ruled the NBA hardwood, center Walt Bellamy was a player¬†considered one of the elite big men in the Association by his peers and opposing coaches alike. He would be a member of the Team … Continue reading

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Clippers Owner’s Son Scott Sterling Found Dead After Apparent Overdose

The “Los Angeles Times” reported Wednesday, that Los Angeles Clippers Team Owner Donald Sterling’s son Scott was found dead in his Malibu apartment late Tuesday night. Although authorities are waiting on autopsy and toxicology reports; it seems that the 31-year-old … Continue reading

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Former All-Star Dan Roundfield Drowns After Saving Wife

Former NBA center Dan Roundfield sacrificed his life on Monday for the woman he loved, as the “Atlanta Journal Constitution” has reported that he drowned off the coast of Aruba, after making sure his wife was safely on shore. The … Continue reading

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Gone Far Too Soon, Former NBA Player Orlando Woolridge Passes At Age 52

The “Shreveport Times” reported on Friday that former NBA forward Orlando Woolridge passed away Thursday evening at the home of his parents in Mansfield, Louisiana, after a long battle with a chronic heart condition. The former Notre Dame player, who … Continue reading

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Former UCLA And NBA Great Walt Hazzard Passes After Battling Extended Illness

One of the true greats from the ranks of the NCAA and the NBA passed away on Friday, as the “Los Angeles Times” reported that Walt Hazzard lost his battle against an extended illness at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical … Continue reading

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Former Atlanta Hawks Player Lorenzo Charles Dies In Bus Crash

Lorenzo Charles, who will always be a hero at North Carolina State for slamming home the winning dunk over the Houston Cougars to win the 1983 NCAA Title was killed in a bus-wreck on Monday according to a report from … Continue reading

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