Colorado Springs News, Sports & Business

Gazette Premium Content Veteran ‘NBA on TNT’ sideline reporter Craig Sager battling leukemia, according to his son

News services - Updated: April 18, 2014 at 1:49 pm

Craig Sager, the veteran sideline reporter famous for his outrageous attire, is battling leukemia, the New York Daily News reports.

The news was shared via Twitter by his son Craig Sager Jr.

"My Dad's 3-4-week acute leukemia treatment starts tmrw," Sager Jr. tweeted on Thursday night. "Be thinking of him & let's get him back on the sidelines soon."

Sager, a graduate of Northwestern University, has been a fixture on TNT as a key piece of the network's NBA coverage. He's been part of the "NBA on TNT" for 17 seasons.

Read more at nydailynews.com

Comment Policy

Our commenting system has changed. Please register or login with your gazette.com account to comment on a story. Click here for information.

You've reached 4 FREE premium stories this month

Simply register to continue. It's free.

Register Learn more

Already registered? Click here to login.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
SEP
21
SEP
22
SEP
23
SEP
24
SEP
25
SEP
26
SEP
27
SEP
28
SEP
29
SEP
30
OCT
1
OCT
2
OCT
3
OCT
4
Advertisement