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Peachtree Hoops Apr 15, 2015

Thabo Sefolosha issues statement in regards to incident in New York

Thabo Sefolosha issued a statement on Tuesday in regards to his arrest and subsequent injury at a New York nightclub. Thabo Sefolosha met with the media on Tuesday and talked about last week's arrest and subsequent injury at a New York nightclub. Sefolosha fielded questions from the media but was unable to answer specifically regarding how he suffered the injury. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has a detailed account of the Q&A session. Sefolosha issued a statement where he expressed gratitude for the support he has received from his family and his teammates along with that of the...
Peachtree Hoops Apr 10, 2015

New Thabo Sefolosha arrest video surfaces

A second video of the Thabo Sefolosha arrest has surfaced, and it could be controversial. On Thursday afternoon, video surfaced that showed two members of the Atlanta Hawks, Thabo Sefolosha and Pero Antic, being placed under arrest by members of the NYPD outside of a nightclub. Now, a second video has come to light, and it could be very controversial with regard to Sefolosha and his season-ending leg injury. The video, courtesy of TMZ sports, appears to show an NYPD officer swinging a baton in Sefolosha's direction, and with the still unknown circumstances of his injury, some will...
Peachtree Hoops Apr 9, 2015

Thabo Sefolosha, Pero Antic arrest video

Amazing. Ask and ye shall receive. Not long after we took to Twitterhttp://www.tmzsports.com/ to track down video of the brawl, they come across. Thanks, TMZ SPORTS! You can't see where it all begins, which is what I am most interested in, how things got to that point. You can see Thabo upset and many cops tackling him though it's hard to identify what he was doing in the police scrum. As for Pero, he didn't look too menacing sitting there on the curb and he was obviously conversing with the cops as they escorted him around the corner as well. Unfortunately, the video doesn't help spell...
Peachtree Hoops Apr 9, 2015

Report: Thabo Sefolosha to miss rest of season with broken ankle

Thabo Sefolosha was seen limping following his arrest in New York, and now, a report indicates that he will miss the remainder of the season with a broken ankle. UPDATE: Shams Charania now reports that Sefolosha actually suffered a broken tibia. Let the mourning continue. More specifically, Thabo Sefolosha has sustained a fractured tibia in his leg, league sources tell RealGM. MRIs ongoing on other damages. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) April 9, 2015 ----- It hasn't been a banner week for Atlanta Hawks swingman Thabo Sefolosha, and things are even worse than previously thought,...
NetsDaily Apr 8, 2015

Thabo Sefolosha and Pero Antic are both OUT tonight against the Nets

After an earlier incident in which Atlanta Hawks players Thabo Sefolosha and Pero Antic were arrested at a New York City night club on Wednesday morning, both players will not play on Wednesday night against the Brooklyn Nets. Sefolosha and Antic were arrested in an incident in which Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland and his wife were both stabbed at 1 OAK night club on Wednesday morning. Here are the details to which Sefolosha and Antic will miss Wednesday night's game, according to the Hawks: #Hawks Thabo Sefolosha sustained an injury to his ankle during his arrest. Has a bandage on...
Peachtree Hoops Apr 8, 2015

Hawks vs Nets: Thabo Sefolosha, Pero Antic out against Brooklyn

To the surprise of no one, both Thabo Sefolosha and Pero Antic will miss Wednesday's game against the Brooklyn Nets. The Atlanta Hawks have been in the news for an unfortunate reason on Wednesday, as Thabo Sefolosha and Pero Antic were both arrested in conjunction with a nightclub incident that landed Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland in the hospital. Though Sefolosha and Antic were both released from custody on Wednesday afternoon, the Hawks will not deploy either player in Wednesday evening's game against the Brooklyn Nets. Sefolosha and Antic were cited for several things, but it...
Peachtree Hoops Apr 8, 2015

Pero Antic, Thabo Sefolosha released on own recognizance

Pero Antic and Thabo Sefolosha have been released from jail, on their own recognizance, following a nightclub incident. Pero Antic and Thabo Sefolosha have been released from police custody on their own recognizance, according to Chris Vivlamore of the AJC. Antic and Sefolosha were arraigned shortly before 3 p.m. and released on their own recognizance. #ATLHawks — Chris Vivlamore (@CVivlamoreAJC) April 8, 2015 In addition, police report information has come to light the case of Sefolosha and Antic and their involvement in a nightclub incident early on Wednesday morning. The report...
Peachtree Hoops Apr 8, 2015

Don't fret over Hawks arrests

Finding the SMH hat to wear.... WARNING: HOT TAKES AND OPINIONS FORTHCOMING; DO NOT MISTAKE FOR NEWS Welcome to the latest chapter of "Bogus Athlete Arrests". Today we view Thabo Sefolosha and Pero Antic, out well past my bedtime but the totally normal for NBA players 4am in the city that never sleeps, New York City. A sad situation emerges, according to reports, that involves Pacers forward Chris Copeland and his wife getting into a fight and then a third party enters and when things get even more crazy, Copeland, his wife and a third party gets stabbed. That's a terrible conclusion, to be...
Peachtree Hoops Apr 8, 2015

Report: Pero Antic charged with menacing, Thabo Sefolosha charged with resisting arrest

The New York Post reports the specific charges for both Pero Antic and Thabo Sefolosha with regard to the nightclub incident that resulted in the stabbing of Chris Copeland. Two members of the Atlanta Hawks, Pero Antic and Thabo Sefolosha, were reportedly arrested in New York early on Wednesday morning in conjunction with a nightclub incident. The incident resulted in Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland and his wife being stabbed, and additional details are emerging. According to the New York Post, both Antic and Sefolosha have been charged with multiple violations. Both players were...
Peachtree Hoops Apr 8, 2015

Report: Thabo Sefolosha, Pero Antic arrested in New York nightclub incident

Thabo Sefolosha and Pero Antic have reportedly been arrested for obstructing justice in conjunction with a nightclub incident in New York. In what appears to be a wild incident, two members of the Atlanta Hawks have reportedly been arrested in New York. According to the New York Daily News, Thabo Sefolosha and Pero Antic were booked for "for trying to prevent police from setting up a crime scene" and they were charged with obstructing governmental administration. As part of the incident, Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland was reportedly stabbed and as a result, he was rushed to a...

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