American professional basketball (NBA) player Josh Gidey (Australia)
who is suspected of having an inappropriate relationship with a minor
will be investigated by the league office.
The Associated Press reported on the 25th
The NBA Secretariat announced that it will begin an investigation into allegations related to Oklahoma City Thunder guard Gidey.”
Allegations that Giddy had an inappropriate relationship with a minor arose after photos and videos of the incident circulated on social media earlier this week. 카지노사이트랭크
In an interview after completing team training on the 25th
Gidi avoided answering related questions, saying, “I have nothing to say.”
Oklahoma City coach Mark Daigneault also said
I will not comment on personal matters.”
Born in 2002, Gidi was selected by Oklahoma City with the 6th overall pick in the 2021 NBA rookie draft
won the 2021 Australian Professional Basketball Rookie Award
and is a promising prospect who was selected as a ‘rising star’ at last year’s International Basketball Federation (FIBA) World Cup.
He recorded 16.6 points, 7.9 rebounds, and 6.2 assists in the 2022-2023 NBA regular season, and is producing 12.3 points, 5.7 rebounds, and 4.5 assists this season.
Oklahoma City is scheduled to play against the Philadelphia 76ers on the 26th (Korean time).
Oklahoma City, which is in second place in the Western Conference with 11 wins and 4 losses this season
is concerned about a setback in its performance if Gidey is disciplined by the league office.
It is unclear whether Gidey, who is under investigation by the league office
will participate in the Philadelphia game.
American online media Bleacher Report predicted that
he will not be able to appear in the game during the investigation period
while Sports Illustrated (SI) reported
There has been no change to date regarding Gidi’s participation in the game (due to absence).” .