clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

John Calipari pays tribute to late Howard Garfinkel

Howard Garfinkel's impact on the game we all love cannot be overstated.

The sport of basketball suffered a great loss today as Howard Garfinkel passed away at the age of 86.

We recently posted about Garfinkel's impact on the game we all love, including his impact on some of the sport's best minds. That includes Kentucky head coach John Calipari, who paid tribute to the late Garfinkel on Twitter:

Be sure to read's piece on Garfinkel in addition to the great work SB Nation's Russell Steinberg penned on Garfinkel to help begin to understand his amazing impact on basketball at all levels.