Lawsuit settled over G League player’s death

A lawsuit settlement will not bring Zeke Upshaw back, but it puts the spotlight on the importance of having a cardiac emergency response plan in place to ensure a timely and coordinated response.  Upshaw, 26 and a guard/forward for NBA G League affiliated with the Detroit Pistons, collapsed in sudden cardiac arrest during a game on his home court and died two days later.  According to ambulance records, paramedics did not attempt CPR until seven minutes after Upshaw collapsed.  Read more

Lawsuit settled over G League player’s death
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