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Chicago Bulls Family Lose Norm Van Lier, Johnny “Red” Kerr

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The entire city of Chicago is mourning today along with the Chicago Bulls organization. Norm Van Lier and Johnny “Red” Kerr died on the same day Thursday. Van Lier (61) was a three time all-star and the face of the franchise in the 70’s. Kerr (76) was a former Chicago Bulls coach who spent more than three decades as a broadcaster for the team.

The Chicago Tribune is running great stories online. Here are links to some of the great tributes.

Ex-players on Van Lier

Columnist Rick Morrissey on Van Lier

Bulls Owner Jerry Reinsdorf on Kerr

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