Thursday night, The NBA on TNT recounted the life of beloved host Ernie Johnson’s mother, Lois Marjorie Johnson.
Lois passed away this week at the age of 94. After her passing, Ernie took some time off the studio floor to spend some time with his family, as he should.
Fans took to social media Thursday night to send their thoughts and prayers to the Johnson family.
“Prayers for Ernie Johnson and his family on the passing of his mother, Lois Marjorie Johnson,” one person said,
“It’s a testament to the family that the NBA on TNT has become that they put together a package in honor of EJ’s mother. Can you imagine any other broadcast in any genre doing this for its own sake? ?” another pair.
“Rest in Peace to Lois Marjorie Johnson. Sending love to the entire Johnson family,” said a third.
Our thoughts are with the Johnson family.