Anthony Mason, a 13-year NBA veteran and beloved former New York Knick, died Saturday at the age of 48 after being diagnosed with congestive heart failure earlier this month. Mason also played for the Nets, Nuggets, Hornets, Heat and Bucks in his career. Athletes across sports took to Twitter to share memories and condolences.
RIP Anthony Mason… Seems like yesterday he was out there setting the tone for those tough Knick teams. Way too soon.- Chris Long (@JOEL9ONE) February 28, 2015