Former NY Knick Anthony Mason Dies

anthony mason2

The New York Knicks just released a statement that their former power forward, Anthony Mason, who was a defensive force for several NBA teams in the 1990s, has died. He was 48.

Knicks spokesman Jonathan Supranowitz confirmed Mason’s death, which was first reported Saturday by the New York Daily News.

MUST READ:  Dwayne Wade Does Something New For Fitness

The 6-foot-7  Mason won the NBA’s Sixth Man award in 1995 with a Knicks team that was eliminated in the second round of the playoffs in one of its classic clashes with the Indiana Pacers.