It’s Not A Game: Deaths Prompt Heart Screenings For Former NBA Players

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Retired player Willie Davis talks with cardiologist Richard Ammar, M.D. (far right), and other healthcare providers at the National Basketball Players Association health screening in Dallas.

Twenty years after he retired from professional basketball, Morlon Wiley still looks like somebody you want on your side in a pickup game. Lean and fit, he eats right, works out and goes to the doctor for checkups.