Longtime NBA reporter Craig Sager dies after battle with cancer

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ATLANTA (WCMH) — The Turner Sports Network says Craig Sager, a longtime basketball reporter, has died at the age of 65.

Sager had been battling acute myeloid leukemia since 2014.

He was the foremost on-court reporter for NBA basketball for the past 20 years, and had cordial relationships with coaches and players. Though best known for his time courtside, Sager also reported on major events such as Olympic Games and several college football bowls.

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