anthony mason
*(Via MSN News) – Former NBA player Anthony Mason is said to be fighting for his life as he battles serious heart problems following a heart attack.

NBA writer Peter Vecsey reported on Mason’s condition Wednesday via Twitter:

Sickened to report, ex-Knick Anthony Mason fighting for life. Congestive heart failure, heart attack, four surgeries, last one 9 hours. Sons by side.

Mason, 48, played 13 seasons in the NBA.

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