Found November 07, 2013 on Sports-Glory:
The 2013-14 season was supposed provide Larry Sanders with the opportunity to further build upon his budding career, but things haven’t exactly gone that way for the Milwaukee Bucks center. In just three games he has seen his minutes diminish by ten per game from 2012-13′s average and his production in general has completely fallen off. All of those struggles have recently been compounded by reports of an off the court altercation at a Milwaukee bar on November 2nd that involved Sanders. According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the 24 year old was involved in a bar fight in which he allegedly broke champagne bottles over one man’s head and punched another man’s face while attending a night club. Milwaukee police released the following statement: Milwaukee Police are investigating a November 3 fight that happened at ‘Apartment 720′ located at 720 N. Milwaukee Street. At about 2:20 a.m. on 

Larry Sanders under investigation for off-court incident

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against Cleveland due to a swollen right thumb and is under investigation for an off-the-court incident. Reports came out Wednesday evening that Sanders was apparently involved in an incident at a Milwaukee establishment Saturday night. Bucks coach Larry Drew commented on the matter in...

No charges filed against Larry Sanders in night club fight

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- No charges will be filed in the altercation at a Milwaukee nightclub involving Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders, according to the Milwaukee County District Attorney's Office. After reviewing the incident, the district attorney's office determined numerous people, including Sanders, were involved in an altercation at Apartment 720 during the early...

Caron Butler fined $15,000 by NBA for ‘Big Balls Dance’ celebration (photo)

Milwaukee Bucks guard Caron Butler has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for what the league has deemed an “obscene gesture” during a 105-98 win over the Boston Celtics at TD Garden on Nov. 1. Butler’s supposed “obscene gesture,” commonly referred to as the “Big Balls Dance. Former point guard and current Washington Wizards assistant […]The post Caron Butler fined $15,000...

Larry Sanders apologizes to 'everyone, especially fans' for incident

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- Speaking publicly for the first timesince being involved in an altercation at a local nightclub, Milwaukee Buckscenter Larry Sanders issued a statement after practice Friday.Sanders, who called a meeting to apologize to his teammatesearlier in the day, didn't take any questions from the media."I want to start by saying I put myself in a badsituation...

Bucks Larry Sanders Allegedly Busted Man Over The Head With Bottle

So much for being the face of the franchise. Here are the details courtesy of TMZ. Sources who were at the club tell TMZ … Larry was walking by the VIP room when he got splashed with champagne from a group that was celebrating at a nearby table. We’re told Larry was familiar with some of the members of the other group. We’re told Larry confronted the group about the splash...

Bucks Larry Sanders Hurts Thumb Busting Someone Over The Head With Bottle

Normally, bar brawls that involved you beating someone over the head with a bottle can lead to hand injuries. Bucks Larry Sanders has learned that the hard way. Off the court, Sanders was involved in an incident at a Milwaukee area nightclub that was described as a bar fight and resulted in a thumb injury that sidelined him Wednesday, and is expected to keep him from playing Saturday...

Milwaukee Bucks Larry Sanders being investigated for bar fight

Milwaukee Bucks big man Larry Sanders missed Wednesday night’s game against the Cleveland Cavaliers, won by Milwaukee 109-104, with a thumb injury, officially, but he is reportedly under investigation for a bar fight. We don’t yet if Larry Sanders got hurt from the incident which reportedly occurred Saturday night, or if the thumb injury is not related at all to the incident...

Bucks' Caron Butler fined $15,000 for making an obscence gesture

The NBA has fined Bucks forward Caron Butler $15,000 for making an obscene gesture in their win over the Celtics on Friday. The Bucks won 105-98. Butler's fine is the second of this nature the league has handed out this season, having tagged Andray Blatche for $15,000 already

NBA Fines Caron Butler $15K For Making ‘Obscene Gesture’ Vs. Celtics

The NBA announced Wednesday that Bucks forward, Caron Butler, has been fined $15,000 for “making an obscene gesture” during Milwaukee’s 105-98 win over the Celtics Friday. Butler’s gesture occurred with 3:54 remaining in the fourth quarter of the game. The post NBA Fines Caron Butler $15K For Making ‘Obscene Gesture’ Vs. Celtics appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.

Larry Sanders out of Bucks lineup after off-court incident

Starting center Larry Sanders was out of the Milwaukee Bucks lineup Wednesday night against Cleveland and apparently his absence stemmed from an off-court incident that occurred early Sunday morning. In his pregame remarks Bucks coach Larry Drew said "it was reported there was an incident." "I'm not sure exactly what happened," the coach said. "Right...

Milwaukee Buck’s F Larry Sanders Under Investigation After Alleged Bar Fight

So much for being the face of the franchise. The Racine Journal Times is reporting that Milwaukee Bucks’ forward Larry Sanders will miss Wednesday ballgame after being involved in a bar fight on Tuesday.   Sanders’ of course signed a new four year $44 million deal in the off-season, but has been unhappy with his limited role under Larry Drew, and is averaging just four points...

Caron Butler Fined $15K By NBA For Making Obscene Gesture

Milwaukee Bucks forward Caron Butler has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for making an obscene gesture. The incident occurred in the Bucks' 105-98 win over the Boston Celtics on Friday.

Mayo leads Bucks over Cavs

O.J. Mayo scored 28 points, including six 3-pointers, and Gary Neal had 12 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter as the short-handed Milwaukee Bucks held off the Cleveland Cavaliers 109-104 on Wednesday night. Milwaukee, already without its top two point guards - Brandon Knight and Luke Ridnour - also played without forward Ersan Ilyasova and center Larry Sanders. Ilyasova was...

Bucks coach expects O.J. Mayo, Monta Ellis to be 'geeked up' playing former teams

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- Ever since the Milwaukee Bucks andDallas Mavericks swapped shooting guards in free agency this summer, the firstmeeting between the two teams has been circled on the calendar.Saturday night will mark Monta Ellis' first trip back to theBMO Harris Bradley Center since leaving the Bucks to sign as a free agent withthe Mavericks, while O.J. Mayo will face his...

What’s The Matter Colonel Sanders? Clock Tickin’?

Things were looking oh so good for the Colonel’s original recipe heading into the season.  I bought the whole bucket, the two sides and a giant big gulp of tea.  But Larry Sanders could very well be one of fantasy’s biggest disappointments in 2013-14, for reasons on and off the court. Sanders signed a 4-year deal in the offseason worth a cool $44 million bucks (worth, about...
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