LeBron James reacts to unfortunate passing of Gregg Popovich’s wife, Erin
The Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Indiana Pacers in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference first round series. LeBron James came up with 46 points, 12 rebounds, five assists, and two steals on 17-24 shooting. All of the attention, however, quickly shifted to some devastating news.
Earlier during the game, the San Antonio Spurs released news that Gregg Popovich’s wife, Erin had passed away after a long battle with an illness.
After the Cavs win, James was asked about the news of Erin Popovich’s passing.
“Oh man. Sh*t. I’m a huge Pop fan, i love Pop. Thats such a tragedy. My best wishes go out to Pop and his family. I know thats devastating news.”
— NBA on TNT (@NBAonTNT) April 19, 2018
Our thoughts and prayers go out to Popovich and his entire family as try to get through this difficult time.