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Spurs’ DeJuan Blair has been court ordered to pay $53,000 to a jeweler for the items he took on an IOU in 2010.
According to San Antonio Express-News:
Spurs center DeJuan Blair is scheduled to be deposed next week after a judge ruled he must pay more than $53,000 to Rivercenter Jewelers for merchandise the store allowed him to take on credit nearly three years ago, according to court documents and the attorney representing the jewelry store.
If Blair fails to show on Wednesday or continues to ignore the lawsuit that was first filed in October, the judge could find him in contempt and issue a warrant for his arrest.
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Blair has been in the league for 4 years now and has made about $4 million. Not a ton of money, by NBA standards, but enough that he shouldn’t already be in debt to Jewelers and the Spurs.
Deadspin reports Blair wanted to get his bling bling on (I use old school phrases), but didn’t want to pay.
The store owner said in an affidavit that Blair failed to pay for various items he...
In what more than likely is the final months of DeJuan Blair with the San Antonio Spurs, come some troubling news regarding the big man.
Blair is facing some legal issues surrounding an unpaid bill totaling over $53,000 and if Blair doesn't pay up, he could be facing arrest (via Express News).
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A free agent...