Former All Black Lauaki dies

Former All Black Lauaki dies

Former All Blacks and Chiefs back-row Sione Lauaki died in Auckland on Sunday, apparently suffering from kidney failure. He was 35 years old. New Zealand Rugby chief executive Steve Tew expressed his condolences to the family. “We are incredibly saddened by this news, as will be many who have known Sione through both his rugby […]

Former Dolphins DE Quentin Moses dies in Georgia house fire

Former Miami Dolphins defensive end Quentin Moses died in a house fire in Monroe, Georgia on Sunday morning. He was one of three people who were killed, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Moses, 33, was moved outside of the home after he was found unconscious inside, Fire Chief Ken Glass said. He was later pronounced […]

Former Syracuse star Fab Melo dies at age 26

Former Syracuse star Fab Melo dies at age 26

Fab Melo, a center who played at Syracuse and with three different NBA organizations, passed away in his native country of Brazil, according to multiple reports. He was 26 years old. According to the Military Police, Melo, who had been playing professionally in his home country, was found dead in his home Saturday morning. “We don’t know […]

Norman police release video of their interview with victim in Joe Mixon case

Norman police release video of their interview with victim in Joe Mixon case

Norman police on Thursday released a video of their interview with Amelia Molitor in the days after she was punched by Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon in a local restaurant in July 2014. In the 52-minute video, Molitor claims that Mixon and his friends were harassing her and her friends prior to the incident at Pickleman’s Gourmet Cafe […]

WWE stars pay tribute to Jimmy Snuka

The family of “Superfly” Jimmy Snuka announced Sunday that the WWE Hall of Famer passed away at the age of 73.  Snuka had been suffering from brain damage and dementia, and entered hospice care last year. In 2015 Snuka was arrested and charged with murder 32 years after the death of his girlfriend Nancy Argentino, […]

Murder case against Jimmy ‘Superfly’ Snuka dismissed

Former pro wrestling superstar Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka had the murder case against him dropped by a Lehigh County (Pennsylvania) judge on Tuesday. Judge Kelly L. Banach made the decision after viewing medical records on the 73-year-old retired WWE wrestler and determining he was not competent to stand trial. His attorney stated in December that Snuka has been in hospice […]

Former USC star Joe McKnight killed in shooting

Former USC star Joe McKnight killed in shooting

Former USC star Joe McKnight was shot and killed at age 28 on Thursday afternoon during an altercation at a traffic light in Terrytown, La. The school confirmed the news late in the afternoon. McKnight was one of the most heavily-recruited high school players of all-time, listed as the top-rated player in the country by […]