Sekou Smith, an award winning NBA writer died at the age of 48, Sekou Smith hosted the “Hang Time Podcast” and was the editor of NBA.com “Hang Time Blog”.
He also joined Turner Sports, before he start writing in NBA, he covered college football, basketball and baseball for the Jackson-Ledger. Sekou Smith covered NBA game for more than 2 decades across the league, including 11 years with Turner Sports.
It was tweeted first by ESPN’s Marc Jones, about the passing of legendary NBA writer.
Heavy heart today..We lost a good brother to Covid. Sekou Smith of @NBATV and nba.com was a brilliant and insightful writer, a positive dude. He’s gone home to be with the Lord.”