This isn't looking good.
Dwight Howard was recently revealed to be under criminal investigation for child abuse for allegedly beating his six-year-old child with a belt buckle.
[ Related: Dwight Howard Being Criminally Investigated For Child Abuse!! What Is Up With Pro Athletes?! ]
But Dwight was reported to the police by his baby momma Royce Reed and it turns out that she was investigated for child abuse, as well!
The incident happened back in February after the The Florida Dept. of Children and Families received a call from Dwight's son's school whom told authorities the child had been beaten on his neck and leg for using "potty words."
Royce subsequently admitted that she had beaten the child
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He'll be remembered for his skill AND his courage!
Jason Collins is retiring from the NBA after becoming the first openly gay professional athlete in North America's four major team sports to play in a professional league - which happened with the Brooklyn Nets last season - and he leaves behind an amazing legacy.
He's been playing in the league since 2002. A major accomplishment in its own right!
The 35-year-old played the center position, and announced his retirement from basketball with a letter to Sports Illustrated.
And it's pretty amazing!
Here's what he wrote:
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What is wrong with these sports stars??
NBA star Dwight Howard is under a criminal investigation for child abuse!
The Cobb County police in Georgia are investigating allegations that Howard beat his 6-year-old son Braylon with a belt buckle.
This all sounds incredibly similar to the Adrian Peterson case…
Though Dwight's is more confusing.
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Michael Jordan was undoubtedly the greatest basketball player who has ever lived — but he still has to watch his step when it comes to President Barack Obama!
Especially when it's about his golf game!
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Does the "no crying in baseball" rule also apply to basketball, because this story is giving us ALL the feels!
5-year-old JP Gibson didn't let his battle with acute lymphoblastic leukemia keep him from becoming one of the biggest stars in the NBA last night when he made his debut for the Utah Jazz!
The pint-sized basketballer's wish was granted as he got a chance to play for his favorite team after the Jazz offered him a 1-day contract, which he gladly signed with a crayon!
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Who could keep such animal and raw magnetism apart??
Ex-Clippers owner, Donald Sterling, and V. Stiviano just got BUSTED at his Beverly Hills mansion!
They were 'reuniting' (after a long racism and cheating scandal) and… well… Donald's estranged wife, Shelly, heard the rumblings that it was happening and she actually called the cops!!
Here's the thing, though:
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Maybe they really are unbreakable!
Khloe Kardashian recently broke up with rapper French Montana because he was reportedly too needy!
Well, now her ex husband Lamar Odom is ready to win Khloe back!
A source revealed
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