Len Bias died 25 years ago today.
On that day, I was 13, growing up in suburban DC and just figuring things out as a sports fan. Len Bias was my favorite player. His death was shocking to me in a profound way.
He -- what he was and what he could have been -- is missed to this day. I didn't want the day to go by without saying something.
Here is Bias' finest moment as a basketball player, one of the most sublime sequences in college hoops' history: