Category Archives: M

Mason, Anthony

Charge: Inciting a riot, battery on a police officer, and resisting arrest

Arrest Date: July 3, 2000

Franchise: New Orleans Pelicans

Age 33

Details: While in the New Orleans French Quarter, a group of men including Mason was seen in an argument over women in the street with another group.  Officers attempted to separate the groups when Mason allegedly hit one of the officers and began rallying the crowd. He was then pepper sprayed and fled into the crowd before eventually being arrested a short time later.

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McLeod, Roshown

Charge: Battery of pregnant woman

Arrest Date: April 17, 2000

Franchise:  Atlanta Hawks

Age 24

Details: McLeod allegedly shoved his girlfriend, who is pregnant, during an argument over her use of the telephone.  She then called police.

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Mason, Anthony

Charge: Assault

Arrest Date: February 26, 2000

Franchise: New Orleans Pelicans

Age 33

Details: Mason allegedly took part in an early morning brawl outside of an upscale Harlem nightspot.  Mason and four of his friends were charged with assault after badly beating a man after one of them accidentally bumped into the victim.

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Mason, Anthony

Charge: Driving without a license

Arrest Date: October 5, 1998

Franchise: New Orleans Pelicans

Age 31

Mason, Anthony

Charge: Statutory Rape

Arrest Date: February 7, 1998

Franchise: New Orleans Pelicans

Age 31

Details: Mason and a friend allegedly had sex with two girls, aged 14 and 15, in a limousine in Queens following a charity basketball game.  Mason eventually agreed to a plea deal to lesser charges.  This was the second of five career arrests.

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Mashburn, Jamal

Charge: Assault

Arrest Date: January 26, 1997

Franchise: Dallas Mavericks

Age 24

Mason, Anthony

Charge: Assault

Arrest Date: July 24, 1996

Franchise: New Orleans Pelicans

Age 29

Details: Mason was spotted early one morning in the Times Square area of New York City involved in a loud argument with a woman.  When police intervened to try to calm the situation, Mason attacked them, three of whom suffered minor injuries. This was one of at least four assault-related arrests for Mason during his NBA career.

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Maxwell, Vernon

Charge: Marijuana possession

Arrest Date: August 28, 1995

Franchise: Houston Rockets

Age 29

Details: NBA crime superstar Maxwell was arrested for marijuana possession after getting pulled over for running  a red light.  He reportedly told police he was living in his car.  This was Maxwell’s fourth arrest in four years.

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Maxey, Marlon

Charge: Possession of an unregistered firearm

Arrest Date: October 15, 1994

Franchise: Minnesota Timberwolves

Age 25

Mullin, Chris

Charge: Assault

Arrest Date: May 2, 1994

Franchise: Golden State Warriors

Age 30