Sports Obituaries

Joe Paterno Dead At 85

January 22, 2012
Joe Paterno Dead At 85

Former longtime Penn State head coach Joe Paterno has died. He was 85 years old. Paterno, who lost his job in November over the Jerry Sandusky scandal, died from complications related to his treatment for lung cancer. No matter how you felt about Paterno after what has been revealed in the last several months,...
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Moto GP Marco Simoncelli Crash Video

October 25, 2011
Moto GP Marco Simoncelli Crash Video

Italian Moto GP Marco Simoncelli died during a crash at the Malaysian GP at the Sepang International Circuit, on October 23rd, 2011 a week after Indy car racer Dan Wheldon died in Texas. Like Dan’s Marco’ crash video are both shocking and devastating.
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Celebrities Tweet On Dan Wheldon’s Death

October 17, 2011
Celebrities Tweet On Dan Wheldon’s Death

Dan Wheldon’s tragic death yesterday hasn’t just left a racing community in mourning, celebrities all over are shocked by the young Indy 500 winner’s death at Las Vegas speedway. Check out what celebrities in sports and entertainment tweeted about Dan Wheldon below.
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Dan Wheldon Killed At Indy 300 (Crash Video)

October 16, 2011
Dan Wheldon Killed At Indy 300 (Crash Video)

A terrible tragedy has left a young family mourning, thousands of friends and fans crying for Indy 500 winner Dan Wheldon, killed at Indy 300 after he was involved in a 15 car crash in Las Vegas. Video of the crash during lap 515 has been released and we have added it below.
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Former NHL Players Killed In Russian Plane Crash

September 7, 2011
Former NHL Players Killed In Russian Plane Crash

Several former NHL players were killed along with members of the KHL hockey team Lokomotiv in the Russian plane that crashed earlier today. There are conflicting reports of survivors, but many news outlets report that a crew member and Alexander Galimov are seriously injured. Most definitely a sad, sad day in the world of...
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NFL Hall of Famer Lee Roy Selmon Dead at 56

September 5, 2011
NFL Hall of Famer Lee Roy Selmon Dead at 56

NFL Hall of Famer Lee Roy Selmon suffered a terrible stroke, his condition was looking better and his beloved family were by his side, brothers, children and dear wife Claybra, but sadly on Sunday he passed away. Keep reading to know more about Selmon’s health, career and personal life.
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Former NHL player Wade Belak Found Dead

September 1, 2011
Former NHL player Wade Belak Found Dead

Former NHL Player Wade Belak was found dead in a condo in Toronto, Ontario, the cause of his death is still under investigation but all points to a possible suicide. Belak’s death comes just a few weeks apart from another NHLer’s death, Rick Rypien was found dead and in May, Derek Boogaard was also...
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NBA Referee Troy Raymond Kills Himself After Police Found Wife Leslie Anderson Raymond Dead

August 17, 2011
NBA Referee Troy Raymond Kills Himself  After Police Found Wife Leslie Anderson Raymond Dead

The NBA world is in shock with news of the tragic death of referee Troy Raymond and his wife Leslie Anderson Raymond, but as people are mourning, police investigating their deaths. First they found Mrs. Raymond dead, hours later Troy killed himself, what happened? Find out more about this terrible and mysterious news in...
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Winnipeg Jets Center Rick Rypien Found Dead In His Home

August 16, 2011
Winnipeg Jets Center Rick Rypien Found Dead In His Home

The sad news about Rick Rypien’s tragic death hit us today as he was found dead in his home on August 15, he was just 27. Keep reading to know more about this story, Rick’s alleged mental health problems and career plus have a look at some of his photos and tribute video provided...
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Bubba Smith, NFL Star & Police Academy Actor, Found Dead

August 3, 2011
Bubba Smith, NFL Star & Police Academy Actor, Found Dead

RIP Bubba Smith. The NFL star who would later make a name for himself as an actor in the popular Police Academy movies, has died. He was found dead in his Los Angeles home, apparently of natural causes. He was 66. The two time Pro-Bowler started playing football while at Pollard High School in...
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