Yankees legend Yogi Berra, NBA Hall of Famer Moses Malone, Timberwolves GM and coach Flip Saunders, NFL Hall of Famer Frank Gifford and longtime ESPN broadcaster Stuart Scott are just a few of the people the sports world lost in 2015.
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Top sports moments and storylines of 2015
Looking back at the best and worst of the NBA in 2015
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