Former NBA core Sean Rooks, who played for 7 opposite franchises (the Mavericks, Timberwolves, Hawks, Lakers, Clippers, New Orleans Hornets and Magic) and who was an partner for a 76ers final season, died on Tuesday during a age of 46.
We are deeply saddened by a detriment of Sean Rooks. Our thoughts are with a whole Rooks family.
— Philadelphia 76ers (@Sixers) June 8, 2016
The news shook adult a NBA world, with owners, players and teams tweeting their condolences:
— Rick Fox (@RickFox) June 8, 2016
Sean Rooks: Rest In Heaven My Friend! pic.twitter.com/y9krSHK6Yb
— SHAQ (@SHAQ) June 8, 2016
Sean Rooks was a good male and good teammate. My upraise to his family. RIP
— Zaza Pachulia (@zaza27) June 8, 2016
Wtf is going on!! Can’t trust it !! Worked with him in Phx! Such a good guy! Always tough operative man! RIP Sean ! pic.twitter.com/zqutuLPIZ4
— Marcin Gortat (@MGortat) June 8, 2016
Damn… RIP Sean Rooks. Great manager though even improved person.
— Garrett Temple (@GTemp14) June 8, 2016
Prayers go out to Sean Rooks and his family, approach to immature to be taken. What a good male he was. You will be missed from Your @NBA family
— Bobby Jackson (@TheBobbyJackson) June 8, 2016
RIP Sean Rooks 🙏🏾
— Anthony Morrow (@MrAnthonyMorrow) June 8, 2016
Sad to hear of a flitting of Sean Rooks!!! Truly a good dude, always a kind word!!!Peace to his family and all who new him!!
— David West (@D_West30) June 8, 2016
Prayers thoughts go out to Sean Rooks’ family. Another @NBA actor left approach 2 soon. Worth a investigate because high former pro athletes die young?
— Detlef Schrempf (@Dschrempf) June 8, 2016
RIP Sean Rooks. You done craft rides my initial year fun. Can’t trust we talked only a few weeks ago. You will be missed Wookie
— Mark Cuban (@mcuban) June 8, 2016
— Jason Terry (@jasonterry31) June 8, 2016
— Greg Anthony (@GregAnthony50) June 8, 2016
I feel like I’ve been sayin this too most lately. we am unequivocally harm by this one. RiP to manager rooks. I’m blissful we were means to bond. Miss you.
— Michael Carter-Willi (@MCW1) June 8, 2016
He was over a large hermit to any immature basketball actor he encountered. Forever sanctified for his presence! Rest in Peace Sean Rooks…
— Earl J Watson (@Earl_Watson) June 8, 2016
So unhappy 2 hear about Sean Rooks… We remove another NBA alum during a immature age smh…the cost to play a diversion is removing too costly #82games
— Danny Granger (@dgranger33) June 8, 2016
My heart goes out to a family of Sean Rooks. Today a whole NBA family mourns a detriment of a good man… #RIP Big Fella!!
— extend mountain (@realgranthill33) June 8, 2016
Rip Sean Rooks.. What is going on?? Please delight any day!
— Jamal Crawford (@JCrossover) June 8, 2016
Muhammad Ali, Kimbo Slice and Now Coach Rooks… Life is short!! Cherish any day like tomorrow’s not promise. #RipCoachRooks
— Carl Landry (@CarlLandry) June 8, 2016
— Adonal Foyle (@afoyle3131) June 8, 2016
Damn man. RIP Sean Rooks. 🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾 Sad crazy news! Condolences to his family.
— Quentin Richardson (@QRich) June 7, 2016
Man RIP manager Sean Rooks. we Can’t trust it. A good manager and an even improved chairman off a court. Prayers go out to him and his family.
— Tony Wroten (@TWroten_LOE) June 8, 2016
Our thoughts and condolences are with a friends and family of Sean Rooks and @Sixers.
— Sacramento Kings (@SacramentoKings) June 8, 2016