Basketball Wiretap

Mitch McGary Suspended Five Games For Drug Violation

Jul 8, 2016 3:31 PM

Mitch McGary has been suspended for five games without pay for violating the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program.

McGary played just 72 minutes last season for the Thunder, playing most of the season in the D-League.

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O.J. Mayo Banned From NBA For Drug Violation

Jul 1, 2016 1:03 PM

The NBA has announced free agent O.J. Mayo has been dismissed and disqualified from the NBA for violating terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program.

Mayo is eligible to apply for reinstatement in two years.

The release didn't specify the type of drug that led to the ban.

Mayo was a free agent after coming off a three-year, $24 million deal with the Milwaukee Bucks in 2013.

Mayo reportedly fractured his ankle in March.

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