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Fighting for his life Anthony Mason

Former 13-year NBA veteran forward Anthony Mason is “literally fighting for his life” due to a serious heart ailment, a source close to Mason confirmed to ESPN.com. Mason suffered a heart attack several days ago and has since had multiple surgeries at a New York hospital, the source said. “We’re just hoping for the best […]

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Tark the Shark dies at 84

Jerry Tarkanian, the towel-chomping college-basketball coach who made the University of Nevada-Las Vegas a juggernaut and the NCAA a courtroom foe, died on Wednesday. He was 84. The school announced Tarkanian’s death Wednesday afternoon. The cause of death wasn’t announced. Tarkanian last coached at his alma mater Fresno State, retiring in 2002, but he was […]