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Gloria Govan, Troubled Basketball Wives Star, Accused of Child Endangerment

Gloria Govan, a woman mostly known to the public at large for having sizable breasts and for having slept with a handful of professional athletes, is in trouble with the law.

According to TMZ, Govan was arrested on Friday on a charge of felony child endangerment.

This is what sources say went down…

Based on Govan’s custody arrangement with ex-husband and former NBA forward Matt Barnes, the latter was scheduled to pick up his and Gloria’s kids from school on Friday.

Barnes was then the parent legally determined to be spending Labor Day Weekend with the childen.

HOWEVER, Govan apparently had other ideas.

She showed up about five minutes before the final school bell rang and put her two sons in her car.

Not long afterward, Barnes arrived and told his boys to get into his car because, again, it was his turn to spend a few days with him.

The kids reportedly acquiesced and got into the car with their dad.

It was at this point, TMZ writes, that Govan “flew into a rage,” screaming and cursing and even blocking the path of Barnes’ car.

A witness to the ugly scene promptly called 911.

Govan was subsequently arrested for child endangerment and also violating a court order.

After police her Gloria to jail, they allowed Barnes take the kids after he showed them paperwork that proved he had custody this weekend.

Govan was eventually released after posting $ 100,000 bail.

The Basketball Wives star split from Barnes in 2014 after nearly two years of marriage.

The divorce was finalized in 2016.

Before this legal break-up was complete, however, Govan started to date Derek Fisher (pictured below), an ex-teammate of Barnes and a multiple-time NBA champion.

In June of last year, Fisher and Govan got into a serious car accident, with rumors running rampant that the crash was caused because Govan was giving Fisher a blow job while he was driving.

We cannot verify this story, however.

The oral sex part, we mean. The crash definitely happened.

Prior to this incident, Barnes drove to Fisher’s house and punched him in the face because he was angry over Derek’s romance with his ex-wife.

In her latest Instagram post, final to her arrest, Govan wrote the following:

Let me tell y’all something… there isn’t a person on this earth that isn’t struggling with something! I don’t care how much money, success, or followers anyone has.

We all have problems. You’re not alone. Trust me. Don’t let peoples filtered pictures fool you. God has equipped you, HE has prepared you for everyday. Each day is ordered by him.

You’re going to be ok!!! You will get through this. Trust in your purpose and don’t be afraid to ask for help.

A prayer for all of us.

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Billy Knight: Former UCLA Basketball Star Found Dead Amidst Child Sex Scandal

Former UCLA basketball standout Billy Knight was found dead on a road near Phoenix this week.

He was just 39 years old.

Billy Knight

News of Knight’s death comes just weeks after he was charged with six felonies in connection with his alleged sexual assault of a child.

TMZ reported this week that the girl who accused Knight was just 9 years old. 

Knight’s cause of death has yet to be determined by a medical examiner.

However, Phoenix police have noted that there were no signs of foul play, which in this case, would seem to indicate that Knight took his own life.

According to initial reports, Knight was found unresponsive just before 3 am on Sunday.

He was pronounced dead shortly thereafter.

Just days before his death, Knight — who played for UCLA from 1998 to 2002 — posted a YoiuTube video called “I am Sorry Lord.”

“This is probably my last message on Earth,” Knight said in the video.

“I just want to say that I lived a life of sin. I lied. I cheated, and I stole from many people. I was a taker. That’s why my life ended up where it is now.

“Life is not a game,” Knight said. 

“You can’t play around with life. It’s serious, and I wasn’t honest with a lot of people, even my mom, my brother and my family members.

Billy Knight Photo

“I isolated myself from my family members. I isolated myself from my friends, and that’s not something you should do.”

“I’m lost in life, and I feel like there’s no hope,” he continued.

“I have no friends with me here. I have no wife, girlfriend. I have nothing, and I just feel like I can’t continue on.”

UCLA has issued a statement on Twitter in response to news of Knight’s death.

“Our hearts are heavy after learning Billy Knight has passed away,” reads the statement, which was released before the charges against Knight came to light.

“We ask that the Bruin family keep Billy’s loved ones in their thoughts during this difficult time.”

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