Former Path Blazers and Purdue standout Caleb Swanigan has died on the age of 25. WANE 15 reported that Swanigan died of pure causes.
Swanigan was drafted twenty sixth general in 2017 by the Path Blazers and appeared in 75 video games within the NBA. He spent 10 video games with the Kings and 65 with the Path Blazers. He final appeared within the league within the 2019-20 season.
Our ideas and prayers to Caleb Swanigan’s household and associates. The world misplaced a delicate soul final night time.
Love you Biggie. pic.twitter.com/spU2hQtJdi
— Purdue Mens Basketball (@BoilerBall) June 21, 2022
We’re heartbroken by the passing of former Path Blazers participant Caleb Swanigan. Our ideas and prayers are with Caleb’s household, associates and all who liked him.
Relaxation In Peace, Biggie. pic.twitter.com/QxiGMZi5cg
— Portland Path Blazers (@trailblazers) June 21, 2022
We’re deeply saddened to be taught of the passing of Caleb Swanigan. He will probably be remembered as an incredible teammate and pal. Our hearts are along with his household throughout this extremely tough time. pic.twitter.com/JHdzX00JrV
— Sacramento Kings (@SacramentoKings) June 21, 2022
“Terribly saddened by this,” Purdue head coach Matt Painter wrote on Twitter. “Biggie had a optimistic affect in everybody’s life. Was such a considerate particular person and mild soul who needed to overcome a lot in his life. He will probably be drastically missed.”
Tom Crean, the pinnacle coach at rival Indiana throughout Swanigan’s time at Purdue, additionally paid tribute to him.
Caleb Swanigan was somebody I really rooted for. Regardless of if it was his work ethic to vary his sport and weight or when he bought his diploma at @LifeAtPurdue The connection that Matt Painter and @BoilerBall had with Caleb introduced the perfect out in all of them. God bless his soul.
— Tom Crean (@TomCrean) June 21, 2022
Fellow Huge Ten males’s basketball packages additionally provided their condolences.
The Ohio State Basketball household joins @BoilerBall together with the school basketball group in mourning the devastating lack of Caleb Swanigan. Our ideas and prayers are with the family and friends of Caleb throughout this time.❤️ https://t.co/JhIolX57HI
— Ohio State Hoops (@OhioStateHoops) June 21, 2022
Our deepest condolences to Caleb Swanigan’s household & associates and the Purdue group 🙏 https://t.co/S64g7m7SPy
— Penn State Males’s Basketball (@PennStateMBB) June 21, 2022
Our deepest condolences from Hawkeye nation to Caleb Swanigan’s household, teammates and coaches. 🙏 https://t.co/uSfL8oimtE
— Iowa Males’s Basketball (@IowaHoops) June 21, 2022
Following information of his passing, feedback from former teammate Damian Lillard defending Swanigan on social media recirculated.
Always remember when @Dame_Lillard put a heckler in his place as soon as he attacked Caleb Swanigan on social media.
Dame will eternally be an actual one ✊ pic.twitter.com/lEOKvbKixy
— ClutchPoints (@ClutchPointsApp) June 21, 2022
NBA and school basketball gamers, in addition to others within the basketball world, shared tributes to Swanigan and his household.
Relaxation In Peace 🤍 pic.twitter.com/FoZVVVprsc
— Jaylen Brown (@FCHWPO) June 21, 2022
My ideas and prayers to Caleb Swanigan’s household 🙏🏻 https://t.co/IHMGWTAWcw
— Jusuf Nurkić (@bosnianbeast27) June 21, 2022
Rip Caleb Swanigan liked watching him
— Armando Bacot Jr. (@iget_buckets35) June 21, 2022
R.i.p. caleb Swanigan
— Evan Turner (@thekidet) June 21, 2022
We’re deeply saddened to be taught of the passing of 🇺🇸 #USABfamily member Caleb Swanigan. We ship our ideas & condolences to the Swanigan household & all those that knew Biggie. pic.twitter.com/bhmqK23PEB
— USABJNT (@usabjnt) June 21, 2022
— NBA Alumni 🏀 (@NBAalumni) June 21, 2022
Relaxation straightforward Biggie. 🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾 https://t.co/KXFiYE9jL7
— Jared Sullinger Sr. (@Jared_Sully0) June 21, 2022
Horrible information. So unhappy. RIP Caleb Swanigan. https://t.co/ispK6E7RSt
— Jay Bilas (@JayBilas) June 21, 2022
Such unhappy information to get up to in the present day. Former Purdue star and NBA participant Caleb Swanigan has handed away.
Swanigan was 25 years outdated. I first met him when he was on the AAU circuit and he was all the time such a pleasant, candy child. Had a troublesome highway. Will probably be sorely missed. https://t.co/VfA9fPrVN8
— Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanHoops) June 21, 2022