Watch: Sports World Prays for Reggie Miller’s Family
Reggie Miller and his family shared devastating news Monday night.
Miller shared the news that his father has passed away via his Instagram account/
“This hurts,” Miller wrote. “The man who bought me my first set of baseball shoes, the first basketball, who taught me to drown out all the outside noise and FOCUS is now and will be my guardian angel forever. Thanks Dad for EVERYTHING!!! Say hello to Mom for us, and know that your teachings will live on through me to my children. Please respect my brothers and sisters during this time, although (it is) hard that he is in a much better place.”
The sports world prays for Miller’s family.
“My sincere condolences,” Terrell Owens wrote.
“Sorry for your loss RIP,” wrote one fan.
“I’m sending you so much love Reggie,” added another fan.
Miller’s father, Saul, had five children with his wife Carrie (including Reggie).
Saul was even an athlete himself, having played basketball in high school and at Lemoyne College.
He also served in the Air Force for over two decades.
Our thoughts are with Miller and his family.