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Mayo dismissed, disqualified from NBA for drug violation

NEW YORK (AP) O.J. Mayo has been dismissed and disqualified from the NBA for violating the terms of the league's anti-drug program. The NBA said Friday the No. 3 overall pick in the 2008 draft out of USC is eligible to apply for reinstatement in two years. Mayo spent the past three seasons with the Milwaukee Bucks. He averaged 7.8 points in 41 games last season, including 24 starts...
Via Associated Press
July 01, 2016  |  Discuss

O.J. Mayo receives two-year ban from NBA for violating anti-drug program

Former No. 3 overall draft pick O.J. Mayo has been “dismissed and disqualified” from the National Basketball Association for violating the league’s Anti-Drug Program. The league announced the news in a memo on Friday. BREAKING: O.J. Mayo has been “dismissed and disqualified” from the NBA for violating anti-drug program. pic.twitter.com/Y2iCeznJ6j — SI NBA (@si_nba...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 01, 2016  |  Discuss

O.J. Mayo 'dismissed' from NBA after violating drug program

NBA free agents have been cashing in with huge contracts, but O.J. Mayo won’t earn a piece of the pie. The league announced Friday that Mayo has been “dismissed and disqualified” from the NBA after violating the Anti-Drug Policy. Mayo can apply for reinstatement in two years. The league didn’t disclose the specifics of what Mayo violated. Here is the NBA release. O...
Via NESN.com
July 01, 2016  |  Discuss

O.J. Mayo fractures ankle after tripping over stairs at home

The Milwaukee Bucks' disastrous 2015-16 season has gone from bad to worse over the past week or so. On the heels of the team losing starting point guard Michael Carter-Williams for the season with a hip injury comes this news regarding former lottery pick O.J. Mayo. The reserve guard sustained a broken ankle after tripping over stairs at his house. Per NBA.com: “Milwaukee...
Via Sportsnaut
March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: OJ Mayo ejected, goes after official

O.J. Mayo didn’t see the end of Saturday’s Milwaukee Bucks-Minnesota Timberwolves game, and he might not see the floor again for a while following his post-ejection actions. The Bucks guard received a technical foul after he lobbied a bit too hard for a foul call on Karl-Anthony Towns. He didn’t stop arguing with an official, which led to him getting ejected from the game...
Via NESN.com
January 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks sign Chris Johnson to 10-day contract

No, the NFL’s Chris Johnson hasn’t made the transition to professional basketball at the NBA level, but D-Leaguer Chris Johnson has. On Friday, the Bucks signed the 6’6″ forward of the D-League’s Rio Grande Valley Vipers to a 10-day contract. The Bucks have had an open roster spot since the trade deadline and have chosen to test out the waters of the D-League with it. This...
Via isportsweb.com
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks: O.J. Mayo is key to success

O.J. Mayo is a much different player than what Bucks fans saw last year. Milwaukee now has a “new and improved” player who is a key to the team’s success. So far through five games this season, Mayo is averaging 12.6 points per game, 2.4 rebounds per game and 3.4 assists per game. When just looking at the his career statistics, nothing seems to have changed much. However, it...
Via isportsweb.com
November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucks' Mayo suspended one game by NBA

Milwaukee Bucks guard O.J. Mayo has been suspended one game by the league for "forcibly" striking Pelicans center Greg Stiemsma in Friday night's 112-104 loss to New Orleans. Mayo will sit out Saturday night's home game against Washington. He's the second Bucks player to be suspended in as many days, as Ersan Ilyasova sat out Friday after being disciplined for punching Kings forward...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucks play 4-on-5 as O.J. Mayo chooses to tie his shoe instead of playing defense (video)

The Milwaukee Bucks are bad enough and at a significant disadvantage when the team is playing 5-on-5 basketball — being an NBA-worst 10-44 is proof of that — but for O.J. Mayo to put the team at an even bigger disadvantage by not bothering to play defense on an offensive possession against the Denver Nuggets […]The post Bucks play 4-on-5 as O.J. Mayo chooses to tie his shoe...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks face a crossroads

With the Milwaukee Bucks mired in a 5-20 start to the 2013-2014 season, there isn’t much to root for. The Bucks need to change up the roster in order to become more competitive in a miserably weak Eastern Conference. The Bucks have the worst record in the league right now and it shows on the court. I don’t want to keep kicking the Bucks while they’re on the ground but I just...
Via isportsweb.com
December 20, 2013  |  Discuss
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