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  1. Stevie Wonder came up with “Chocolate Thunder” nickname

    Aug 5, 2011, 12:59 PM EST

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    Darryl Dawkins is Chocolate Thunder. There may never have been a better, more fitting nickname in the NBA. You know why there are breakaway, flexing rims in the NBA? Chocolate Thunder. Watch the video. But where did that nickname come from? How about blind music legend Stevie Wonder? That is what Dawkins told Dime Magazine…

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