ESPN honors Scott with a tribute video. Producer Mike Leber:
All of the people interviewed for the piece, and all those working on it, we all said at one point during the process that we hoped this would sit on the shelf for a long time. It was something that nobody wanted to think about or talk about, but to pay the proper tribute, we knew we had to do it.
Storm announces Scott’s death on ESPN’s Sportscenter.
Today we choose not to say that Stuart lost to cancer at the age of 49. Instead, we’ll simply say we all lost Stuart.
Scott dies at age 49 after a battle with cancer. ESPN president John Skipper:
ESPN and everyone in the sports world have lost a true friend and a uniquely inspirational figure in Stuart Scott.