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The NBA. Arguably no league in sports rivals it for pure entertainment value. And the death of an NBA great can leave us with a flood of memories that unspools in our minds like a highlight reel. This memorial site was created to honor and remember players, coaches and others associated with the National Basketball Association.
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NBA Memorials: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Brooks Thompson

Brooks Thompson, a former NBA player with the Orlando Magic, Denver Nuggets, the Phoenix Suns and others, died June 9, 2016, in San Antonio, Texas, according to multiple news sources. He was 45. The death was confirmed by the University of Texas at San Antonio, where Thompson had coached the men’s basketball team until recently. No cause of death was immediately disclosed. In a Twitter message, the Orlando Magic expressed the team’s “deepest condolences to his family and friends.” ...
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