Former Notre Dame basketball star and Chicago Bulls legend Orlando Woolridge has passed away at the age of 52.
Woolridge, a sixth round pick by the Bulls in 1981, played 13 seasons in the NBA and helped lead Notre Dame into the Final Four.
He will be missed.
Wow, Orlando Woolridge dead at 52? Sad to learn of this.
— Walt Deptula (@deptulahasrage) June 1, 2012
OMG! Just read that former NBA player Orlando Woolridge has died at age 52! RIP Orlando!
— Mack (@hmack2334) June 1, 2012
I remember when Orlando Woolridge played for the Pistons. Sad. R.I.P.
— ST. IDES OF MARCH (@numberfortyfive) June 1, 2012
Man R.I.P Orlando Woolridge and my prayers go to his family espeically his neice Natasha
— Maz R Fahimi (@blessedlife1) June 1, 2012
Sad to hear the news of Orlando Woolridge's death. One of many, many north Louisiana basketball legends.
— Tom Burnett (@TomBurnettSLC) June 1, 2012
RIP Orlando Woolridge. The high-flyer when the #lakers sucked in the 90s.
— John Beezy (@LAwaxophiliac) June 1, 2012
I remember when Orlando Woolridge used to play for the Pistons R.I.P.
— ANTHONY ADAMS (@spiceadams) June 1, 2012
Wow Orlando Woolridge died? I remember keeping his & Olden Polynice's basketball cards together back in the day because they wore #0. #RIP
— Matt P (@paliontology) June 1, 2012
My condolences to the Orlando Woolridge family, can't believe the former NBA PLayer passed away this morning.
— Dave Pernicano (@BIGDAVEP69) June 1, 2012
Damn Orlando Woolridge died !!! He used to dunk his ass off !!!
— प्यार (@SebastianAvenue) June 1, 2012
RIP to former Chicago Bulls player, Orlando Woolridge.
— Jake. (@BullsBlog) June 1, 2012
Wow, Orlando Woolridge passed away last night at his parents home. Was just 52.
— Bryan Fischer (@BryanDFischer) June 1, 2012
R.I.P. to Orlando Woolridge
— Mr 3 Knocks (@Dollaz_N_Sense) June 1, 2012
last night one of my mentors/former coaches "Orlando Woolridge" passed away. May prayers be with his family..
— J. Jones (@drealjjones) June 1, 2012