Warriors star Draymond Green faces misdemeanor assault claim
FILE - JULY 11, 2016: It was reported that Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green was arrested for assault in East Lansing, Michigan July 11, 2016 CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 16: Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors reacts to a call in the first quarter against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 6 of the 2016 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena on June 16, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green was arrested on a charge of misdemeanor assault and battery over the weekend near the Michigan State campus.
The alleged incident occurred around 2:30 a.m. Sunday in the city where Green played for the Spartans from 2008 to 2012.
East Lansing Police Lt Scott Wrigglesworth says the male victim was not injured and the man did not flag down an officer.
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If convicted of assault or assault and battery, Green could face 93 days in jail, a $500 fine or both.
Messages seeking comment were left for Green, an NBA All-Star who was selected to play basketball for the U.S. at the Olympics next month. The Warriors said they were collecting information about the incident.