Found January 15, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
The San Antonio Spurs are being sued by a lawyer who claims the team violated the state's deceptive and fair trade practices law when they sent home several of their best players so they could rest rather than play in a game against the Miami Heat in November, ESPN's Darren Rovell reported Tuesday. According to the report, Larry McGuinness filed a class action suit on Monday in Miami-Dade County. The suit stated head coach Gregg Popovich "intentionally and surrepticiously" sent Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili, Tony Parker and Danny Green back to San Antonio without the knowledge of the league, the team and the fans attending the Nov. 29 game in Miami. McGuinness contends that he and other fans "suffered economic damages" as a result of paying a premium price for a ticket with the expectation of seeing those star players. Popovich sent the players home to rest them for their fourth game in five days. "It was like going to Morton's Steakhouse ...
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