Darryl Dawkins, the former NBA star whose powerful dunks earned him the nickname "Chocolate Thunder", has died of a heart attack at the age of 58, his family said. "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," his family said in a statement issued through the NBA.
(Reuters) - Derrick Rose, the 2011 National Basketball Association Most Valuable Player, is being sued by a former girlfriend who alleges he and two friends drugged and gang-raped her in 2013. Rose's accuser, identified only as Jane Doe, said she and the three-time All-Star Chicago Bulls guard dated from 2011 to 2013. In August 2013, she said, Rose and two friends invited her to Rose's home in Beverly Hills, California, where they slipped a drug into her drink with the aim of raping her.
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FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) Germany coach Joachim Loew has called up Liverpool midfielder Emre Can for the upcoming European Championship qualifying matches against Poland and Scotland.
MONACO (AP) Former European champions Ajax and Celtic have been grouped together with Fenerbahce and Molde in the Europa League.
MADRID (AP) Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has included goalkeeper David de Gea, Diego Costa and Juan Mata in his squad to take on Slovakia and Macedonia in qualifying matches for next year's European Championship.
Linebackers coach Ilaisa Tuiaki boasts a strong knowledge of football and different fighting styles to his job.
Only a handful of competition battles remain opaque at the conclusion of fall camp, and Thursday's closed scrimmage offered hints but no outright answers at quarterback, center and defensive back.
No. 7 Oregon held its final audition for players to make their case for the depth chart
The offensive lineman sustained a foot injury during the spring game and had not returned to practice during fall camp.
Carew missed one game last year with a knee injury, but is ready to resume his role of an afterthought.
Agyeman is a former Oregon linebacker now in his first season as a graduate assistant coach.
Ofodile had already committed to the Ducks when Stanford came down with a circus catch against Washington, but it gave the now true freshman receiver a glimpse at what he could do in the future.