John Wooden, legendary UCLA coach, dies at age 99

john-wooden-getty.jpg John Wooden, legendary former basketball coach at UCLA, passed away on Friday, June 4. He was 99 years old -- his 100th birthday would have been Oct. 14. Wooden was admitted to the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center on May 26. Prior to the first NBC finals game Thursday, June 3, Lakes assistant coach Bill Sharman visited Wooden in the hospital. He told ESPN, "We said goodbye today. I think he realized it."