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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver released the following statement regarding the passing of Darryl Dawkins:
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"It is with great sadness that we share the passing of our beloved husband and father, Darryl Dawkins, who succumbed today to a heart attack. Darryl touched the hearts and spirits of so many with his big smile and personality, ferocious dunks, but more than anything, his huge, loving heart. Show More Summary
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The following is being sent on behalf of the family of Darryl Dawkins: STATEMENT FROM THE FAMILY OF DARRYL DAWKINS “It is with great sadness that we share the passing of our beloved husband and father, Darryl Dawkins, who succumbed today to a heart attack. Darryl touched the hearts and spirits of so many with his big [...]
Longtime NBA center Darryl Dawkins, perhaps best known for his emphatic slam dunks, died Thursday at the age of 58. After WFMZ-TV initially reported the former Philadelphia 76ers star's death, a Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest spokesperson confirmed the report to John Finger of CSNPhilly.com. Show More Summary
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Darryl Dawkins, whose backboard-shattering dunks earned him the moniker "Chocolate Thunder" and helped pave the way for breakaway rims, has died. He was 58.
Darryl Dawkins, a 15-season star National Basketball Association star most known as "Chocolate Thunder" for his dunks and flamboyant play, died at 58 on Thursday, according to a Philadelphia area media report.
Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving may not return to the lineup until January as the team takes a conservative approach with his recovery from knee surgery. Continue for updates. Chances 'Slim' Irving Starts Opening Night Thursday, Aug. Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers are taking an understandably cautious approach with Kyrie Irving’s recovery from left knee surgery—the “freak” injury, you may recall, became a source of tension between the organization The post Report: Kyrie Irving Could Be Out Until January appeared first on SLAMonline.
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The basketball world has lost one of its most colorful characters—Darryl Dawkins passed away Thursday at the age of 58. SAD NEWS: Darryl Dawkins (1957-2015) One of the NBA's great The post Darryl Dawkins Dead at 58 appeared first on SLAMonline.