Following the sad news of the passing of Stuart Scott, the NBA world took to Twitter to pay tribute to the longtime ESPN anchor, who lost his battle with cancer Sunday morning at the age of 49.
Cooler than the other side of the pillow! https://t.co/9EgMeTlC2V
- NBA (@NBA) January 4, 2015
— Stephen Curry (@StephenCurry30) January 4, 2015
— Carmelo Anthony (@carmeloanthony) January 4, 2015
— Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) January 4, 2015
Damn. Stuart Scott, an original and a beauty.
- Steve Nash (@SteveNash) January 4, 2015
- Jason Collins (@jasoncollins98) January 4, 2015
Rest in peace Stuart Scott , you will be terribly missed. Thank you for everything, love u brother pic.twitter.com/nbqrsm8ejr
— SHAQ (@SHAQ) January 4, 2015
RIP Stuart Scott you inspired many and changed the way people looked at sports... Forever as cool as the other side of the pillow
- Blake Griffin (@blakegriffin32) January 4, 2015
Today is a sad day as we mourn the loss of my dear friend, Stuart Scott. He will be greatly missed by all.
— Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) January 4, 2015
The memories we make with someone is all we will have one day.. Dwyane Wade and Mark Jackson Discover Stuart Scot...: http://t.co/ENggkQ84Nw
- DWade (@DwyaneWade) January 4, 2015
Can't believe you're gone from us! I am deeply saddened because not only will not be replaced as a... http://t.co/2MMLgFR6lf
- LeBron James (@KingJames) January 4, 2015
RIP Stuart, I hope we can remember your example brother. #fightertilltheend
- Bruce Bowen (@Bowen12) January 4, 2015
Going to miss my favorite SportsCenter anchor. @StuartScott may you rest in peace my friend.
— Dennis Rodman (@dennisrodman) January 4, 2015
Thanks to Stuart Scott for the professional standard he set. And most of all for the friendship http://t.co/qMR4HcSOfc
- J.A. Adande (@jadande) January 4, 2015
The great Stuart Scott will be missed. He was a legend who revolutionized sports broadcasting. But even more, he was a great man and father.
- Chris Broussard (@Chris_Broussard) January 4, 2015
RIP Stuart Scott. Was an honor to meet you and watch you on @SportsCenter growing up. You will be missed.
- Chandler Parsons (@ChandlerParsons) January 4, 2015
Still so hard to believe, one the greatest people I've ever met is gone....a guy I've looked up to... http://t.co/LUKjDtirGC
- Danny Green (@DGreen_14) January 4, 2015
Stuart Scott was a man of incredible strength, courage & talent. He has have forever changed the world of sports broadcasting. Prayers up ��
- grant hill (@realgranthill33) January 4, 2015
RIP Stuart Scott. You will be missed by all who have been lucky enough to cross paths with you. pic.twitter.com/5Q9P8brhii
- Ty Lawson (@TyLawson3) January 4, 2015
Stuart Scott had SportsCenter so live!! His punch lines were one of a kind #RIP
- Isaiah Thomas (@Isaiah_Thomas) January 4, 2015
RIP to Staurt Scott.. Sad to see him go. Truly an inspiration on how to not let anything hold you back!
- Shane Larkin (@ShaneLarkin_3) January 4, 2015
RIP @stuartscott It was an honor to meet and hang out with u. The swag u brought to TV sportscasting will be missed and never duplicated.
- Michael Finley (@Da_Finster) January 4, 2015
RIP.... Stuart Scott pic.twitter.com/fEqxl5tiG2
- Aaron Brooks (@Thirty2zero) January 4, 2015