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P.J. Tucker Suspended Three Games By NBA For Extreme DUI

P.J. Tucker has been suspended three games without pay for pleading guilty to driving while under the extreme influence in Arizona.

Tucker re-signed with the Phoenix Suns on a three-year deal in July.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Raymond Felton Suspended Four Game By NBA For Weapon Charges

Raymond Felton has been suspended four games by the NBA for pleading guilty to attempted criminal possession of a weapon and criminal possession of a firearm, the league announced on Thursday.

Felton's suspension will start in the 2014-15 season.

Felton was traded by the New York Knicks to the Dallas Mavericks this offseason.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Vitor Faverani Crashes Car Into Bus, Arrested For Drunk Driving

Vitor Faverani faces drunken driving charges after running a red light with his car and colliding with a bus Sunday morning in Spain, according to La Opinión de Málaga, a Spanish newspaper.

Faverani averaged 4.4 points and 3.5 rebounds in 37 games last season with the Boston Celtics.

Faverani tested three times higher than the local blood alcohol limit in Spain.

Via Gary Dzen/Boston Globe

P.J. Tucker Arrested In May For 'Super Extreme' DUI

P.J. Tucker was arrested in May for a "super extreme DUI" by Scottsdale police.

Tucker's blood alcohol content registered at .201 on a preliminary breath test in the field on May 10, according to Scottsdale police. A driver is considered legally drunk for a DUI charge in Arizona at .08 blood-alcohol content. A blood test administered after Tucker was taken to jail and later analyzed by Arizona DPS showed his blood alcohol-content to be .222, according to the police report. A super extreme DUI is .20 or more.

Last week, Tucker signed a three-year, $16.5 million contract ($12.7 million guaranteed) with the Suns. The Suns were aware of the charges before signing Tucker to his deal. 

Via Paul Coro/Arizona Republic
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