Gordie Howe, an NHL legend who earned the nickname "Mr. Hockey" during his iconic playing career, died on Friday after a lengthy battle with various health issues.

He was 88 years old.

Posted in: R.I.P.

Sean Rooks, a former NBA center who had just interviewed for an assistant coaching position with the New York Knicks, died Tuesday at a restaurant in Philadelphia on Tuesday night.

He was 46 years old.

Posted in: R.I.P.

Kimbo Slice, a professional mixed martial artist who was scheduled to headline a pay-per-view event in London next month, died Monday of unknown causes.

He was 42 years old.

Posted in: Sports

Sad news today out of the music world:

Dave Swarbrick, a British folk rock singer best known for his work with the group Fairport Convention, died this week at the age of 75.

Posted in: Music