Former Philadelphia 76ers star Darryl Dawkins receives a tribute before an NBA Global basketball game in Bilbao, Spain. Dawkins, who died in 2015, was known as “Chocolate Thunder” for his powerful dunks that left some glass backboards in shards.
Former Philadelphia 76ers star Darryl Dawkins receives a tribute before an NBA Global basketball game in Bilbao, Spain. Dawkins, who died in 2015, was known as “Chocolate Thunder” for his powerful dunks that left some glass backboards in shards. Alvaro Barrientos Associated Press file
Former Philadelphia 76ers star Darryl Dawkins receives a tribute before an NBA Global basketball game in Bilbao, Spain. Dawkins, who died in 2015, was known as “Chocolate Thunder” for his powerful dunks that left some glass backboards in shards. Alvaro Barrientos Associated Press file

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