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Chamique Holdsclaw, one of the greatest players in WNBA history, was charged today for an incident in November in which Holdsclaw allegedly fired a gun at an ex-girlfriend.

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The former University of Tennessee great was arrested last year in Atlanta after a violent confrontation with Jennifer Lacy and now faces six total charges:

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Martin Tremblay, a youth hockey coach in British Columbia, has been sentenced to 15 days in prison for tripping a 13-year old opponent during his team's post-game handshake exchange.

The incident (below) took place in July, with one of the two victims who fell to the ace actually breaking his wrist upon impact.

In November, the 48-year old coach pleaded guilty to one count of assault, with his attorney saying Tremblay was not taking his anti-depressant medication when the tripping took place.

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LeBron James scored 40 points and dished out 16 assists last night, as the Miami Heat won its 12th game in a row in double overtime against the Kings.

Yawn.

The real highlight of the game took place prior to tip-off, as James put on yet another slam dunk show, with the following between-the-legs jam causing our jaws to drop the hardest:

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Multiple fans that were injured in Saturday's crash at Daytona International Speedway have obtained legal counsel and plan on suing NASCAR for the scary event that injured 33 spectators.

The incident took place toward the end of a Nationwide race, as a car zoomed into the fence in front of the grandstand bleachers.

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How young is too young? That's a question being bantered about these days in college football, as the top programs in the country have offered scholarships to Dylan Moses.

He's an eighth grader in Baton Rouge.

Moses weighs 215 pounds and stands over six feet tall. He runs a 4.46 40 and possesses an insane 34-inch vertical. All at 14 years of age!

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This is not one of the best NBA dunks by a long shot.

It is, however, a pretty significant one for Bulls fans.

Chicago star Derrick Rose surprised fans with an impromptu, non-verbal status report on his recovery from a torn ACL in his left knee the other night.

While teammates warmed up to face the Oklahoma City Thunder, the 2011 NBA MVP, who's been out since last spring, threw down a two-handed dunk.

Not only did he land without visible discomfort, his elevation looked effortless. Not exactly Michael Jordan highlights, but music to the ears of the Windy City.

Rose is still without a clear return date, but expect it soon.

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NBA Hall of Fame member Dennis Rodman is in North Korea right now.

File that under THG Headlines You Didn't See Coming This Morning.

Dennis Rodman in North Korea

Rodman, along with three current members of the Harlem Globetrotters basketball team, are apparently filming a TV show for a US media company.

The company said they hope engage in some "basketball diplomacy."

North Korea leader Kim Jong-un, who just oversaw the country's recent nuclear test, is known to be a big basketball fan. So ... can't hurt, we suppose?

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John Mara, the 22-year old nephew of the New York Giants owner, was arrested this week and charged with felony assault stemming for an incident on New Year's Eve.

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According to police, Mara is accused of hitting an individual in the head with a bottle late last year, causing life-threatening injuries that required immediate surgery.

Mara was arrested on Friday, posted $150,000 bail and will be arraigned on March 8.

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Be afraid, Sean Lowe. Be very afraid.

Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Jacoby Jones danced his way to the Super Bowl XLVII title this month. Now he'll be going Dancing With the Stars on ABC!

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Jones will be on the 16th season of the ABC dancing competition, which announced his casting. The rest of the cast will be unveiled Tuesday on GMA.

The show returns March 18, a week after The Bachelor finale (follow this link for The Bachelor spoilers) starring Lowe, who's also rumored to be joining DWTS.

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Move over, Danica Patrick. There's a new female athlete making headlines around the country.

Ronda Rousey and Liz Carmouche competed in the first-ever women's UFC bout last night, with Rousey demonstrating why she may be a trailblazer for years to come in the arena of women sports.

She won the match toward the end of the first round with her signature arm bar.

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Rousey - a former judo star with only two years of pro MMA experience, wondered afterward whether this was truly "real life," adding:

"I felt like the UFC champion, and I know how hard I am working. This was a wild ride, and I can't wait to get back in the octagon."

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