MENDOTA, Ill - The Cleveland Cavaliers are sending their love to an Illinois family, who lost their son playing the game he loves.
Seventh-grader Karl Soliman died playing the game he loved during a tournament this weekend.
Soliman was a big fan of the NBA.
Cavaliers Forward Sam Dekker is asking for help sending prayers to the family.
. @Cavs and @NBA fans, help me in sending prayers and love to the Soliman family and the Holy Cross community after this tragic loss. Karl, 7th grader and NBA fan, died while playing the sport he loved in his tournament this weekend. Our hearts go out to his family at this time. pic.twitter.com/3yy3IbYLdF