When tragedy strikes the world of sports, it always leaves an everlasting imprint in our lives.
No matter if we cheered the player, booed, or hated them, we always respected the player as a competitor.
This slide show is so we never forget the guys we rooted for, the ones that could have been so great, but were stolen from us much too early in life.
Never take for granted what you have, no matter how small or big it is, just be happy that we got to open our eyes today.
Here is a list of players that left our world tragically way before it was there time to go.