Rae Carruth, the one-time high school football star in Sacramento, California, was released from a North Carolina prison Monday after serving 18 years for his role in the shooting death of his pregnant girlfriend.
Sacramento is second in the NBA in scoring at 125.7 points per game. The Kings will test their new run-and-gun offense Tuesday when they face the Denver Nuggets, who have held opponents to a league-low 95.7 points per game.
Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch was placed on injured reserve with a groin injury Monday, just a few hours after the team traded wide receiver Amari Cooper to the Dallas Cowboys for a first-round draft pick.
Former Carolina Panther and Sacramento native Rae Carruth, now 44, was released from prison Monday in Clinton, N.C.. He served nearly 19 years in prison for conspiring to murder Cherica Adams, who was pregnant with Carruth’s child when she was shot in 1999.