Statement from NBPA Executive Director Michele Roberts Regarding the Passing of Flip Saunders

NEW YORK, October 25, 2015 — NBPA Executive Director Michele Roberts released the following statement regarding the passing of Flip Saunders:
“The National Basketball Players Association and its entire membership were saddened to hear the news of Flip Saunders’ passing. He was not only a well-liked and well-respected coach, he was also a mentor and friend to so many of our players. His impact on our players, the game and his community is profound, and we will miss him. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Saunders family and the entire basketball fraternity, as we mourn this loss.”

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