July 4, 2015
The Boston Celtics have suspended guard Gabe Pruitt for two games after he was arrested in Hollywood for misdemeanor drunken driving.
In a statement Friday, the team says the second-year guard was
being suspended for "conduct detrimental to the team." Pruitt
says in the statement he knew his behavior was "inappropriate,"
and he accepted the consequences.
Pruitt was detained early Thursday, hours after the Celtics lost
to the Los Angeles Clippers. Police say he was detained for
stopping at a green light and having dark tinted windows, which are
illegal in California. Police say Pruitt then failed a field