TNT sideline analyst Craig Sager will be missing from the NBA playoffs this summer as he undergoes treatment for leukemia. Prior to the Mavericks-Spurs game Sunday, the NBA on TNT were introduced in the studio wearing Sager-inspired suits in tribute to their friend.
a small tribute to Craig Sager who has started his leukemia fight. Dressing like Sager#getwellsage
— Kenny Smith (@TheJetOnTNT) April 20, 2014
Sager’s son, Craig Jr., will interview Spurs coach Gregg Popovich at the end of the third quarter.
My Dad's 3-4-week acute leukemia treatment starts tmrw.Be thinking of him & let's get him back on the sidelines soon pic.twitter.com/5CNI55p2Gx
— Craig Sager II (@CraigSagerJr) April 17, 2014