Category Archives: 2002

Robinson, Glenn

Charge: Domestic battery, assault, and unlawful possession of firearm

Arrest Date: July 20, 2002

Franchise: Milwaukee Bucks

Age 29

Details: Police said Robinson was drunk when he went to his ex-fiancee’s home and demanded to see their daughter. Once inside, Robinson allegedly hit her several times in the thigh and hip. He then took a gun that was inside the home and chased his ex-wife outside before being apprehended.

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Iverson, Allen

Charge: Assault

Arrest Date: July 16, 2002

Franchise: Philadelphia 76ers

Age 27

Details: After a fight with his wife, Iverson threw her out of his house.  The next day he barged into the apartment of several acquaintances brandishing a gun and asking where she was.  He allegedly threatened two men with the gun and was arrested for assault.

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Morris, Terence

Charge: Driving with a suspended license

Arrest Date: May 20, 2002

Franchise: Houston Rockets

Age 23

Details: Morris was stopped for driving 76mph in a 60mph zone.  Officers then discovered that his Maryland driver’s license was suspended the previous November for failing to complete a remedial driving course.

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Stoudamire, Damon

Charge: Marijuana possession

Arrest Date: May 15, 2002

Franchise: Portland Trailblazers

Age 28

Details: Police responding to a burglar alarm at Stoudamire’s home in Portland found a door ajar and called for backup. Two officers entered the house and found no one inside, but discovered about a pound of marijuana.  They subsequently arrested both Stoudamire and his father, who denied the drugs belonged to them.  This was the first of three career arrests for Stoudamire, all for marijuana possession.

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Randolph, Zach

Charge: Underage drinking

Arrest Date: May 1, 2002

Franchise: Portland Trailblazers

Age 20

Details: Randolph was arrested shortly before midnight after police stopped the car he was driving because it matched the description of an SUV being used by gang members. Police said Randolph’s blood alcohol content was less than half the state’s legal limit of .08 percent, however the legal drinking age in Indiana is 21. This was the first of four career arrests for Randolph, all involving drugs or alcohol.

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Brown, Kwame

Charge: Speeding

Arrest Date: April 1, 2002

Franchise: Washington Wizards

Age 20

Details: Kwame Brown, the former #1 draft pick, may be considered a bust, but he is an NBA crime all-star.  In 2002 he received his first of three career arrests by getting busted for speeding after racing another driver at 120mph through a construction zone. He ultimately lost his license for this infraction, but still managed to get a DUI just over a year later.

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Marbury, Stephon

Charge: Driving under the influence

Arrest Date: February 8, 2002

Franchise: Phoenix Sun

Age 24

Details: Marbury was pulled over in Arizona after officers spotted him speeding and weaving in and out of his lane.  His speech was slurred and his breath smelled like alcohol, and his blood alcohol level was a .153, nearly double the legal limit of .08.

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