Legendary sportscaster Stuart Scott died at the age of 49 Sunday, following a long battle with cancer.

Scott, one of the signature and longtime ESPN personalities, received a heavy outpouring of love from the sports world.

The NBA reacted with grief to the news of his passing:

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver made the following comments on Twitter:

 

“Our deepest condolences to Stuart Scott’s family and colleagues at ESPN.”

 

“We lost one of the NBA’s most beloved commentators and reporters as well as a friend to so many of us at the NBA.”