McGlother "Mac" Irvin

The "Godfather" of Chicago basketball and founder of the legendary AAU team the Mac Irvin Fire died on Christmas Eve after battling <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="HEDAI0000022" title="Diabetes" href="/topic/health/diseases-illnesses/diabetes-HEDAI0000022.topic">diabetes</a>. He was 74.

( E. JASON WAMBSGANS, CHICAGO TRIBUNE / July 23, 2003 )

The "Godfather" of Chicago basketball and founder of the legendary AAU team the Mac Irvin Fire died on Christmas Eve after battling diabetes. He was 74.

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