Notable Deaths

10 Facts You Might Not Know About The Legendary Yogi BerraThe iconic Yankee, who passed away last week, was as well-known for his "Yogi-isms" as he was his illustrious playing career.
Gov. Christie Orders Flags At Half-Staff In Honor Of Yogi BerraNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has signed an executive order honoring baseball great Yogi Berra.
Palladino: Yogi Berra’s Perspective Guided A Wonderful LifeHe gave autographs freely. He smiled a lot. He became an ideal elder statesman. Best of all, he knew his blessings. He knew how lucky he was to be Yogi Berra.
Keidel: Yogi Berra Was Better And More Important Than Derek JeterMaybe Yogi Berra wasn't built for the silver screen and didn't have a silver tongue, but he was a silver slugger in baseball's golden age.
Hockey Hall Of Famer, Legendary Isles Coach Al Arbour Dead At 82Al Arbour, who coached the Islanders to four consecutive Stanley Cup championships and ranks as the NHL's second-most winningest coach, has died, team officials announced Friday.
Ex-NBA Star, New Jersey Net Darryl Dawkins Dead At 58Darryl Dawkins, whose backboard-shattering dunks earned him the moniker "Chocolate Thunder" and helped pave the way for breakaway rims, has died. He was 58.
On The Football Field And In The Booth, Frank Gifford Was A WinnerFrank Gifford, as well-known for being a buffer for fellow announcers Don Meredith and Howard Cosell on "Monday Night Football" as for his versatility as a player, died Sunday. He was 84.
Silverman: Stabler Wasn't The Best, But He Might Have Been The Most ClutchStabler may not have been better than Montana, Unitas or Manning, but would any of them have beaten him in the final moments of the biggest game? Very doubtful.
Legendary Raiders Quarterback Ken Stabler Dead At 69Ken Stabler, who led the Oakland Raiders to a Super Bowl victory and was the NFL's Most Valuable Player in 1974, has died as a result of complications from colon cancer. He was 69.
Darryl Hamilton Remembered With Moment Of Silence At Mets-Brewers GameThe late Darryl Hamilton was remembered with a moment of silence before Tuesday night's game between two of his former teams, the New York Mets and Milwaukee Brewers.
WATCH: MLB Network Pays Tribute To Ex-Met Darryl HamiltonFollowing the news of his tragic death, the network paid tribute to the former big leaguer with an emotional video that honored his life.
Mets' Great Keith Hernandez Talks To WFAN About Passing Of Doubleday Jr.Nelson Doubleday Jr., the publishing scion who bought the New York Mets and shepherded the team to a 1986 World Series title, has died. He was 81.