May 2019 Basketball Wiretap

Tyreke Evans Banned Two Years By NBA For Violating Anti-Drug Program

May 17, 2019 4:48 PM

Tyreke Evans has been dismissed and disqualified from the NBA due to violating the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program.

Evans can apply for reinstatement in two years.

The NBA's press release didn't disclose information about Evans' usage.

Evans signed a one-year, $12 million deal with the Indiana Pacers last offseason.

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Tags: Tyreke Evans, Indiana Pacers, NBA, NBA Suspension

Josh Jackson Faces Felony Charge Following Arrest

May 13, 2019 2:50 PM

Josh Jackson was arrested in Miami this past weekend and faces a felony charge of escape and a misdemeanor charge of resisting arrest.

Jackson attempted to enter the VIP too many times without a proper pass. He was reportedly handcuffed by police and then ran away from the officers.

Jackson agreed to enter a diversion program in 2017 before entering the NBA to settle a misdemeanor count of criminal property damage stemming from a confrontation with a Kansas women's basketball player in 2016.


Tags: Josh Jackson, Phoenix Suns, NBA, NBA Suspension, NBA Fines