Kevin Garnett posted on Facebook about Flip Saunders

Kevin Garnett has known Flip Saunders for two decades. He came back to Minnesota, in part, to be with Saunders. 

Now, as Saunders’ battle with cancer came to an unfortunate end over the weekend, Garnett is mourning one of the most beloved coaches of a generation along with the rest of the NBA. He took his digital eulogizing to Facebook:

Forever in my heart….

Posted by Kevin Garnett on Sunday, October 25, 2015

Saunders was Garnett’s coach from 1995 to 2005, and then again for the end part of last season. He was 60 years old.

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