Darryl Dawkins, NBA's 'Chocolate Thunder,' Dies At 58
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Artis Gilmore apparently went there once, but otherwise it's a land shrouded in secrecy. Given his imaginative tendencies, most people would assume that Dawkins had created his own "Chocolate Thunder" nickname.
Except, as he tells it, a far more talented person came up with it. How did the chocolate Chocolate Thunder originate? Stevie Wonder used to come the ball games leslie smith nip slip they would have a guy sitting with him.
And the guy would be holding on to his arm, telling him what's going on, and he would say, "Hey, the big chocolate guy big put down a thunder dunk. The chocolate guy with thunder monster dunk. So a guy who never saw me can give me that name.