Craig Sager posthumously wins Sports Emmy for Sports Reporter (VIDEO)


TNT sideline reporter Craig Sager passed away in December of 2016, and the 2017 NBA Playoffs have been worse-off for his absence.

On Tuesday night, as the San Antonio Spurs took the Houston Rockets in OT, Sager was posthumously awarded a Sports Emmy in the category of Sports Personality – Sports Reporter.

The TNT crew showed the moment during their halftime report.

Via Twitter:

Good for Sager, who was inducted into the Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame shortly before his death. The Emmy was his first.

Meanwhile, TNT analyst Charles Barkley also won a Sports Emmy, and his co-workers did this to him: