Players, coaches, schools, fans and the media all share their thoughts on the passing of legendary coach Dean Smith
Statement from Hornets Chairman Michael Jordan on the Passing of Dean Smith pic.twitter.com/KC3tpvDu65
Charlotte Hornets (@hornets) February 8, 2015
Jerry Stackhouse (@jerrystackhouse) February 8, 2015
RIP to the legendary Coach Dean Smith. Thankful for all the things you stood for and believed in #CarolinaWay
Harrison Barnes (@hbarnes) February 8, 2015
also of note pic.twitter.com/qfCM7eaQ9l
Bomani Jones (@bomani_jones) February 8, 2015
Dean Smith an educator and great coach will not be forgotten. He taught player more than just bball skills RIP
Phil Jackson (@PhilJackson11) February 8, 2015
Michael Jordan statement on the passing of Dean Smith. pic.twitter.com/zvNgIniu30
Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) February 8, 2015
Very saddened to hear about Dean Smith’s passing. I was a cub reporter in Raleigh his last season. He was a man of true integrity.
Jemele Hill (@jemelehill) February 8, 2015
Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) February 8, 2015
We’re saddened to hear of the loss of Dean Smith – a tremendous coach and teacher, but an even better person. Condolences to the UNC family.
Duke Athletics (@Duke_ATHLETICS) February 8, 2015
John Thompson Jr. on Dean Smith: I loved him.
Georgetown Hoops (@GeorgetownHoops) February 8, 2015
There are so many things I could say about Coach Dean Smith but simply put, he is the greatest man I’ve ever known. pic.twitter.com/tWaE2LPYpK
James Worthy (@JamesWorthy42) February 8, 2015
Tykes (@Tykeland) February 8, 2015