Minnesota Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders has lost his battle with cancer after being diagnosed with Hodgdkin's lymphoma in August.

At the time, doctors said it was treatable and curable. But he suffered a setback in September and returned to the hospital. The NBA team announced Friday he would miss the entire season. Today, he passed away at the age of 60.

Learn more about Flip Saunders in this ESPN bio...