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Pero Antic, Thabo Sefolosha to file lawsuits against NYPD

Former Atlanta Hawks center Pero Antic has filed a civil suit against the New York Police Department stemming from an incident last April, with Hawks swingman Thabo Sefolosha reportedly to follow. According to ESPN’s Kevin Arnovitz, Antic filed claims of false arrest, unlawful imprisonment, assault, battery, negligence, civil rights violations and malicious prosecution. Sefolosha...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Explaining the silence on Thabo Sefolosha’s police brutality trial

[Editor’s Note: Thabo Sefolosha was found not guilty of misdemeanor charges minutes before the publication of this column.] Thabo Sefolosha was a victim of police brutality. The 6’7″ Atlanta Hawks shooting guard was arrested in April of this year for allegedly interfering with an officer after Chris Cooper from the Indiana Pacers was stabbed outside the 1 Oak nightclub in...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
October 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Pero Antic: 'Extremely difficult' to leave NBA, Hawks

It can be easy to forget just how many professional basketball opportunities there are around the world. None offer the prestige or pay of the NBA, but there are chances to play basketball in many countries. And the Euroleague is premiere among those non-NBA leagues -- and it's where former Atlanta Hawks big man Pero Antic will call home next season.It's that word "home" that was...
Via Fox Sports
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Thabo Sefolosha suffers broken leg during arrest

By Larry Brown Thabo Sefolosha suffered a season-ending injury the night he was arrested during an incident at a New York club that saw three people stabbed,including Pacers forward Chris Copeland. Sefolosha and Atlanta Hawks teammate Pero Antic were arrested for resisting arrest and making it difficult for officers to set up a crime scene after the stabbings at 1 Oak nightclub...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks Forwards Pero Antic and Thabo Sefolosha Arrested Wednesday Morning

Atlanta Hawks forwards Pero Antic and Thabo Sefolosha were arrested early Wednesday morning in New York City for disorderly conduct. According to the Daily News, the incident stemmed from the melee that lead to Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland being stabbed: Sefolosha, 30, and Antic, 32, refused to move when police tried to set up a crime scene, the sources said. They were charged...
Via Sportsnaut
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks: Pero’s Perils

It’s been a tough month for Atlanta Hawks’ backup center Pero Antic. The 32-year-old Macedonian big man is mired in the worst shooting slump of his young career, aside from his dreadful performance in last year’s first round playoff series against the Indiana Pacers. Antic, who despite his frame (6’11”, 260 lbs), plays more away from the basket than he does near the rim...
Via isportsweb.com
February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks seek redemption in Toronto

Though the Toronto Raptors are four and a half games behind the first-place Atlanta Hawks and are third in the Eastern Conference standings, they are 2-0 against the Hawks this season and recently activated injured star guard DeMar DeRozan, who had missed the previous 21 games with a torn groin tendon suffered in a November 28 home loss to the Dallas Mavericks. The Raptors were...
Via isportsweb.com
January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks: Full mock draft

Thursday night every NBA team will make a decision that’ll shape its franchise for years to come, when they select the next stars in the NBA Draft. This is regarded by many as one of the strongest draft classes in years, and I definitely agree. The Atlanta Hawks have the 15th and 43rd overall picks in this Draft. So here is my prediction for Thursday night. With the 15th pick the...
Via isportsweb.com
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks center Antic 'due' for shooting breakout in Game 7

ATLANTA -- During the Hawks' first-round playoff series with the Pacers -- the Eastern Conference's top seed -- much attention has focused on the high-profile struggles of the Indiana players, notably All-Star center Roy Hibbert. As the series wears on, Hibbert has played less. After averaging 24.5 minutes in the first four games, Hibbert has logged just 12 minutes for Games 5 and...
Via Fox Sports South
May 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks' Antic out 2 to 4 weeks with ankle injury

Atlanta Hawks center Pero Antic has a stress fracture in his right ankle and is expected to miss two to four weeks. The loss of Antic leaves the Hawks thin on their front line as they prepare to play San Antonio on Friday night. Antic has been Atlanta's primary replacement for Al Horford, who was lost for the season when he tore his right pectoral muscle on Dec. 26. Antic suffered...
Via Associated Press
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss
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