The W
Views: 97580179
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
22.7.07 1806
The 7 - Basketball - RIP Chick Hearn
This thread has 1 referral leading to it
Register and log in to post!
(977 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (5 total)
Mild Mannered Madman
Toulouse
Level: 71

Posts: 165/1274
EXP: 3059317
For next: 107812

Since: 1.3.02
From: Westminster, CA

Since last post: 377 days
Last activity: 95 days
#1 Posted on 5.8.02 2138.53
Reposted on: 5.8.09 2141.38
Chick Hearn, Laker broadcaster for 36 years, who held a record calling 3,338 games in a row died today from complications from a fall he took last Friday.
Promote this thread!
Tom Dean
Bockwurst
Level: 50

Posts: 352/573
EXP: 904093
For next: 43231

Since: 30.8.02
From: New York, NY

Since last post: 3213 days
Last activity: 2583 days
AIM:  
#2 Posted on 5.8.02 2220.30
Reposted on: 5.8.09 2229.01
Damn. I was hoping not to have to read this. That really sucks.
drjayphd
Scrapple
Moderator
Level: 115

Posts: 306/3937
EXP: 16523458
For next: 287957

Since: 22.4.02
From: Long Island

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 17 hours
AIM:  
ICQ:  
Y!:
#3 Posted on 6.8.02 0044.32
Reposted on: 6.8.09 0059.06
:(... Although I'm personally a Laker hater, you really hate to see this. Great voice for the game, pretty innovative too.
bigwavedave
Blutwurst
Level: 35

Posts: 228/257
EXP: 278926
For next: 1012

Since: 3.1.02
From: morro bay ca

Since last post: 4230 days
Last activity: 4230 days
#4 Posted on 6.8.02 0954.04
Reposted on: 6.8.09 0954.15
He was THE best, hands down. I felt horrible reading about it this morning and will miss him greatly.
The Psycho Pirate
Chorizo
Level: 27

Posts: 26/141
EXP: 112264
For next: 3896

Since: 31.3.02
From: Earth-Three

Since last post: 4233 days
Last activity: 3960 days
#5 Posted on 6.8.02 1730.34
Reposted on: 6.8.09 1742.28

And props to (Laker Hata) CRZ for putting the RIP Chick Hearn on the front of / today.

BTW, he apparently got the nickname when some of his friends, as a prank, gave him a mystery present, which turned out to be a chicken.
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: DOLEAC! DOLEAC! DOLEAC!
Next thread: Mutombo to the Nets
Previous thread: What did you think of SlamBall?
(977 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Related threads: RIP Mama Cornette - RIP: Rumpole of the Bailey - RIP: Rod Steiger - More...
The 7 - Basketball - RIP Chick HearnRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.144 seconds.