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Former All-Star basketball player Lou Hudson dies at 69
Former All-Star basketball player Lou Hudson dies at 69

ATLANTA -- Dominique Wilkins hopes young fans take the time to learn about Lou Hudson. Wilkins says they'll discover “Sweet Lou” was one of the best shooting guards in NBA history. Hudson, the smooth-shooting Hawks star who averaged more than 20 points during 13 NBA seasons, died Friday. He was 69. He died in Atlanta, where he was hospitalized and listed in grave condition last month after a stroke, the Hawks said. Hudson was a six-time All-Star while with the Hawks in St. Louis and Atlanta, often playing away from the national spotlight. “Young people today don't know how good Lou Hudson really was,” Wilkins, a Hall of Famer, told the Associated...

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