Gone but Not Forgotten: 10 Players We Have Lost in Sports

Jonathan RagusCorrespondent IJune 13, 2009

Gone but Not Forgotten: 10 Players We Have Lost in Sports

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    DENVER - 1991-92:  Drazen Petrovic #3 of the New Jersey Nets on the court against the Denver Nuggets during a 1991-92 season game at McNichols Arena in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agress that, by downloading and or usin

Cory Lidle

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    DETROIT - OCTOBER 06:  (FILE) Pitcher Cory Lidle #30 of the New York Yankees is seen during warm-ups prior to the start of Game Three of the 2006 American League Division Series against the Detroit Tigers on October 6, 2006 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Mi

Malik Sealy

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    9 Dec 1999: Malik Sealy #2 of the Minnesota Timberwolves walks on the court during a game against the Portland TrailBlazers at the Rose Garden in Portland, Oregon. The Blazers defeated the Timberwolves 90-86.

Darryl Kile

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    JUPITER , FL - FEBRUARY 29, 2000: (FILE PHOTO)  Pitcher Darryl Kile  of the St. Louis Cardinals poses for a studio portrait February 29, 2000 in Jupiter, Florida. Kile was found dead June 22, 2002 while in Chicago for a game. The cause of his death is unk

Dan Snyder

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    ATLANTA - OCTOBER 9:  The scoreboard memorializes the untimely passing of center Dan Snyder #37 of the Atlanta Thrashers during a ceremony, before the game against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Philips Arena on October 9, 2003 in Atlanta, Georgia.  The Thr

Darrent Williams

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    OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 12:  Cornerback Darrent Williams #27 of the Denver Broncos looks on against the Oakland Raiders at McAfee Coliseum on November 12, 2006 in Oakland, California. The Broncos defeated the Raiders 17-13. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Im

Derrick Thomas

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    28 Nov 1999: A close up of Derrick Thomas #58 of the Kansas City Chiefs as he looks on from the sidelines during the game against the Oakland Raiders at the Network Associates Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Chiefs defeated the Raiders 37-34.

Pat Tillman

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    GLENDALE, AZ - NOVEMBER 12:  Pat Tillman, who was killed in Afghanistan in 2004 after quitting the NFL's Arizona Cardinals to join the U.S. Army Rangers,  was honored with a statue outside the University of Phoenix Stadium before the game between the Ariz

Nick Adenhart

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    ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 08:  Nick Adenhart #34 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim throws a pitch against the Oakland Athletics at Angel Stadium on April 8, 2009 in Anaheim, California. The Athletics defeated the Angels 6-4.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Image

Alexei Cherepanov

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    COLUMBUS, OH - JUNE 22:  17th overall pick Alexei Cherepanov of the New York Rangers poses for a portrait during the first round of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft at Nationwide Arena on June 22, 2007 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Drazen Petrovic

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    INGLEWOOD, CA - 1990-91:  Drazen Petrovic #3 of the New Jersey Nets stands on the court during a 1990-91 season game against the Los Angeles Lakers at the Great Western Forum in Inglewood, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agress t
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