Craig Sager has become synonymous with sideline reporting for good reason. No one gets it right quite like he does, the effortless mix of hard-hitting questions and entertaining fodder. Unfortunately, we'll have to spend the next three to four weeks without Sager as he undergoes treatment for acute leukemia.
We at Bleacher Report wish him a speedy recovery, and we're pretty sure everyone else in the sporting universe does the same.
Sager is an icon. His attire—as we well know by now—is one of a kind in the best possible way.
His sense of where to take an interview is a model for anyone looking to become a dynamic journalist. Sager knows people, and he knows how to talk to them. And it's to our great benefit that we've had the chance to get to know him too.
Until he gets back on the job, we'll be missing one of the best. And to stave off those Sager cravings a little bit in the meantime, here's a look at some of his finest moments.