7/19/1970 - 6/9/2016
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.” ...