Washington had surgery on August 27, 2015, at Crouse Hospital in Syracuse to address a malignant brain tumor. He died on April 20, 2016, at the age of 52.
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After two seasons with the Nets, Washington played a one year with the expansion Miami Heat. He appeared 194 NBA games and finished with 256 steals and 733 assists.