Gordie Howe, an NHL legend who earned the nickname "Mr. Hockey" during his iconic playing career, died on Friday after a lengthy battle with various health issues.

He was 88 years old.

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Sean Rooks, a former NBA center who had just interviewed for an assistant coaching position with the New York Knicks, died Tuesday at a restaurant in Philadelphia on Tuesday night.

He was 46 years old.

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Kimbo Slice, a professional mixed martial artist who was scheduled to headline a pay-per-view event in London next month, died Monday of unknown causes.

He was 42 years old.

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