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Randy Smith, NBA All-Star MVP Dead at Age 60

Published by on June 5, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NBA

CBSsports.com reports that former NBA iron man Randy Smith was pronounced dead on arrival at Backus Hospital in Norwich, CT yesterday. A separate source cites the cause of death as a heart attack. Smith reportedly collapsed while walking on his treadmill at home. 

The timing of Smith's passing is eerily ironic, as the release of a coffee table book chronicling and celebrating the eight year run of the Buffalo Braves in the NBA occurred with a launch and signing event by the book's authors, in Buffalo, just last Saturday. See my article http://bleacherreport.com/articles/182854-buffalo-home-of-the-braves-new-book-celebrates-braves-amazing-run.

Smith is interviewed extensively in this volume entitled, Bu...

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