Biography - A Short Wiki
Former NBA forward who was selected to his only All-Star game in 2001 and was named the NBA’s Sixth Man of the Year in 1995 with the New York Knicks.
He was taken 53rd overall by the Portland Trail Blazers in the 1988 NBA Draft after playing 4 years of college basketball at Tennessee State.
He made acting appearances in the 1996 film ‘Eddie’ with Whoopi Goldberg and the 1998 Woody Allen film ‘Celebrity.’
His son Anthony Mason Jr. played college basketball at St. John’s University. He has another son named Antoine.
He played the last two seasons of his NBA career on the Milwaukee Bucks, alongside All-Star shooting guard Ray Allen.
How did Anthony Mason die?
Anthony Mason's death was caused by Congestive Heart Failure.Mason suffered a heart attack in early February 2015 and was diagnosed with congestive heart failure. He died on February 28, 2015, in New York City at the age of 48.
|Cause of death||Congestive Heart Failure|
|Age of death||48 years|
|Death date||February 28, 2015|
|Place of death||Manhattan, New York, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|