Found June 02, 2013 on Fox Sports South:
ATLANTA -- Former NBA star Mookie Blaylock was charged with driving on a suspended license and failing to stay in his lane in a head-on crash that killed a woman, police said Sunday. Jonesboro Police Chief Franklin Allen said authorities wanted to talk to Blaylock, 46, before deciding whether he should face more serious charges. Officers had not been able to speak with Blaylock because of his injuries but they hope to do so as early as Monday, the chief said. "The last update I got was that he is awake but groggy," Allen said. Blaylock was driving an SUV that collided Friday with a van after crossing the center line in the Atlanta suburb of Jonesboro, police said. The crash killed Monica Murphy, 43. Her husband was driving the van and suffered a broken ankle. Blaylock was seriously injured, but a spokeswoman at Atlanta Medical Center said his condition was upgraded to fair Sunday. He was initially in critical condition. Allen said talking to Blaylock would be the first ste...

Blaylock upgraded to serious condition after crash

ATLANTA -- Former NBA All-Star guard Mookie Blaylock was upgraded to serious condition at an Atlanta hospital Saturday, a day after his SUV crashed head-on into a van and killed a woman. Atlanta Medical Center spokeswoman Nicole Gustin confirmed that the 46-year-old Blaylock's condition had improved since he was airlifted to the hospital. Police said the former Atlanta Hawks...

Al Horford celebrates his 27th birthday with funny sunglasses

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Mookie Blaylock Killed A Lady

Former Atlanta Hawks guard Mookie Blaylock was involved in a headon collision Saturday that left a woman dead, and today he was charged with driving on a suspended license and failing to stay in his lane. One other was injured and Mookie is in the hospital. It’s kind of hard to write anything serious about someone named “Mookie.” Mookie sounds like a muppett. In the future...

Pearl Jam sends well wishes to Mookie Blaylock

Former Atlanta Hawks point guard Mookie Blaylock was involved in a car accident on Friday that has left him in serious condition. The 1994 NBA All-Star was reportedly driving an SUV when he crossed the median and slammed into a van. A passenger in the van, 40-year-old Monica Murphy, died as a result. Blaylock has [...]

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