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Stevenson, DeShawn

Charge: Public intoxication

Arrest Date: June 14, 2011

Franchise: Dallas Mavericks

Age 30

Details: Stevenson’s third career arrest came during a celebration two days after his Dallas Mavericks won the NBA title.  He was found intoxicated in an apartment complex and was unable to tell officers who he was, and was arrested for public intoxication

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Smith, JR

Charge: Operating a scooter without a valid driver’s license

Arrest Date: May 28, 2011

Franchise: Denver Nuggets

Age 25

Details: Smith was arrested in Miami Beach for operating a scooter without a license, his third career arrest.  A bench warrant was issued 3 months later after he skipped a court hearing on the matter, leading to his eventual fourth career arrest in 2012 for failure to appear in court.

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Stephenson, Lance

Charge: Assault, harassment, menacing, and possession of a deadly weapon

Arrest Date: August 15, 2010

Franchise: Indiana Pacers

Age 19

Details: Two months after being drafted by the Pacers, Stephenson was arrested for felony assault after shoving his girlfriend down a flight of stairs.  This was not his first bust for violence against women; two years earlier he was arrested for sexually abusing a 17 year-old girl.

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Smith, JR

Charge: Assault, disturbing the peace, and destruction of property

Arrest Date: October 25, 2007

Franchise: Denver Nuggets

Age 21

Details: Less than five months after being arrested for causing the death of his friend in an automobile accident, Smith was again arrested.  Details are limited, but he was arrested for assault, disturbing the peace, and destruction of property for an incident at a Denver nightclub.

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Smith, JR

Charge: Reckless driving

Arrest Date: June 9, 2007

Franchise: Denver Nuggets

Age 21

Details: While driving through New Jersey with a friend, Smith ran a stop sign and collided with another vehicle, causing both he and his friend to be ejected from the car.  Smith escaped with minor injuries, however his friend died.  Smith avoided vehicular manslaughter charges, but ultimately was convicted two years later of reckless driving.

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Storey, Awvee

Charge: Disobeying police

Arrest Date: May 27, 2006

Franchise: Washington Wizards

Age 29

Details: While in Miami for Urban Beach Week, Storey and Wizards teammate Gilbert Arenas attracted the attention of police after Storey was spotted walking in the middle of a busy street.  When Storey refused to get out of the street, officers began to arrest him for disobeying police. At this point, Arenas showed up and tried to intervene, and was arrested for the same charge.

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Simmons, Bobby

Charge: Assault

Arrest Date: October 1, 2005

Franchise: Milwaukee Bucks

Age 25

Details: Simmons allegedly punched and fondled a woman in his car after offering her a ride home from a Milwaukee nightclub at 2am.  He was arrested for assault but the case was ultimately dismissed four months later after investigators found conflicting accounts of the incident.

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Stackhouse, Jerry

Charge: Assault

Arrest Date: July 13, 2003

Franchise: Washington Wizards

Age 28

Details: Stackhouse was arrested for assault at a North Carolina beach home he was renting after he allegedly grabbed the female property manager.  They were arguing over the terms of the lease agreement and he reached for the contract but accidentally grabbed her arm.  She felt threatened and called police.

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Stoudamire, Damon

Charge: Marijuana possession

Arrest Date: July 8, 2003

Franchise: Portland Trailblazers

Age 29

Details: Stoudamire was arrested on marijuana charges after allegedly trying to pass through an airport metal detector in Tucson with almost 1 1/2 ounces of the drug wrapped in aluminum foil.  This was his third arrest in only 14 months.

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Stoudamire, Damon

Charge: Marijuana possession

Arrest Date: November 22, 2002

Franchise: Portland Trailblazers

Age 29

Details: Stoudamire and fellow Blazer Rasheed Wallace were stopped for speeding on the way back from a road game in Seattle.  Officers smelled marijuana and used a drug-sniffing dog to search the car and found about 1 gram.  Both players admitted to smoking marijuana inside the vehicle.

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