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NBA hands out suspensions to Rush, Hasbrouck and Evans

By Official release
Posted Aug 27 2010 1:24PM

NEW YORK, August 27, 2010 -- Brandon Rush of the Indiana Pacers, Kenny Hasbrouck of the Miami Heat and Tyreke Evans of the Sacramento Kings have each been suspended for their actions in separate incidents, the NBA announced today.

Rush has been suspended without pay for five games for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program.

Hasbrouck has been suspended without pay for two games for pleading guilty to driving while intoxicated, in violation of the law of the State of New York.

Evans has been suspended without pay for one game for pleading no contest to reckless driving, in violation of the law of the State of California.

Each players' suspension will begin with the first game of the NBA regular season for which he is eligible and physically able to play.

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