Terrible news came to light Friday that rapper Mac Miller had passed away from an apparent drug overdose. There was an overwhelming amount of heartfelt reactions that poured in from celebrities, fans, athletes and many others.
Miller’s death was first reported by TMZ, who revealed the 26-year-old had trouble with substance abuse previously.
Let’s take a look at some of the reactions which came on social media from athletes across the sports world.
Athletes React to Mac Miller’s Death
Minnesota Timberwolves Center Karl-Anthony Towns
TMZ reported Towns, who was a close friend of Miller’s, went to the rapper’s house Friday afternoon following the news.
Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back Le’Veon Bell
Former NFL Cornerback Darrelle Revis
Carolina Panthers Running Back Christian McCaffrey
Chicago Bulls Forward Jabari Parker
Washington Wizards Guard Bradley Beal
Toronto Blue Jays Pitcher Marcus Stroman
New England Patriots Wide Receiver Julian Edelman
Phoenix Suns Guard Devin Booker
Philadelphia Eagles Running Back Jay Ajayi
Portland Trail Blazers Guard CJ McCollum
Detroit Lions Wide Receiver Golden Tate
Dallas Cowboys Wide Receiver Cole Beasley
New Orleans Saints Wide Receiver Michael Thomas
Arizona Cardinals Wide Receiver Christian Kirk