Found August 29, 2013 on Online Sports Guys:
((HT: AJC/Morris)) This probably was not the way the new head coach of the Atlanta Hawks envisioned his new gig... (mugshot to the right, thanksAtlanta City Jail) Mike Budenholzer was charged with DUI and a tail light violation, and was released on $1,524 bond at 3:45 Thursday AM. And what does the HQ say REPEATEDLY about events that happen after 1AM...??? Usually never good... Just after 9 a.m. Thursday, the Hawks released a brief statement from president of basketball operations and general manager Danny Ferry: “Bud made us aware of the situation last night. We are in the process of gathering more information and will have further comment at the appropriate time.” When Budenholzer was pulled over by Georgia State Patrol, odor of alcohol was present (either on the person pulled over or in the vehicle itself- that information wasn't given), a field sobriety test was given, and Budenholzer was placed under arrest. GSP also says that Budenholzer refused a brea...
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