Kings forward Rudy Gay is helped off the court after tearing his left Achilles’ tendon against Indiana earlier this month at Golden 1 Center. Most players who suffer the injury fail to achieve full recovery. But there is one famous exception: Hall of Fame forward Dominique Wilkins.
Kings forward Rudy Gay is helped off the court after tearing his left Achilles’ tendon against Indiana earlier this month at Golden 1 Center. Most players who suffer the injury fail to achieve full recovery. But there is one famous exception: Hall of Fame forward Dominique Wilkins. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com
Kings forward Rudy Gay is helped off the court after tearing his left Achilles’ tendon against Indiana earlier this month at Golden 1 Center. Most players who suffer the injury fail to achieve full recovery. But there is one famous exception: Hall of Fame forward Dominique Wilkins. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com
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Dominique Wilkins, the Achilles’ exception, pulling for Rudy Gay

January 28, 2017 06:43 PM

UPDATED January 29, 2017 08:50 AM

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