Thabo Sefolosha

Thabo Sefolosha #25 of the Atlanta Hawks gets introduced before a game against the Portland Trail Blazers on January 30, 2015 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hawks’ Thabo Sefolosha On NYPD: My Injury ‘Was Caused By The Police’

“I will simply say that I am in great pain, have experienced a significant injury and that the injury was caused by the police.”

04/14/2015

Thabo Sefolosha  (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

NYPD Internal Affairs Probes Video Of Cop Purportedly Hitting Hawks Player With Baton

Sefolosha suffered a season-ending broken leg in the incident.

04/11/2015

Pero Antic (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hawks’ Antic On Arrest: We Weren’t With Copeland

Pero Antic says the stabbing of Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland, Copeland’s girlfriend and another woman “happened way before” the arrests outside 1 OAK in Chelsea.

04/10/2015

Thabo Sefolosha  (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hawks’ Sefolosha Hurt In NYC Arrest, To Miss Playoffs

Thabo Sefolosha’s attorney said the forward was injured during the arrest, which followed the stabbing of Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland in Chelsea.

04/10/2015

Shevoy Murdock is charged in connection with a stabbing that injured Chris Copeland of the Indiana Pacers. (Credit: CBS2)

Suspect In Stabbing Of Indiana Pacers’ Chris Copeland, Girlfriend Appears In Court

The suspect, Shevoy Bleary-Murdock, 22, is charged with assault and criminal possession of a knife.

04/09/2015

Chris Copeland (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Chris Copeland Apologizes For Making ‘Bad Choice’; Pacer Is In Stable Condition

Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland is apologizing for making a “bad choice” and promised to work toward a full recovery after being stabbed outside a New York nightclub early Wednesday.

04/09/2015

Chris Copeland (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pacers’ Copeland, Girlfriend Stabbed Outside NYC Club; Suspect, 2 Hawks Arrested

The alleged assailant was arrested. Two Atlanta basketball players — Thabo Sefolosha and Pero Antic — were also taken into custody for allegedly obstructing the crime scene at 1 OAK.

04/08/2015

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Schmeelk: Heat Defense Is The Reason They Are Up 2-1

It has been the Heat’s ability to slow down the Thunder offense that has been the difference so far in the series.

06/18/2012

LeBron James

Schmeelk: Some Thoughts As The Quest For The NBA Title Continues

With two games of the NBA Finals in the books, here are some of my thoughts on the current state of the series and beyond as this star-studded quest for the title continues on Sunday evening.

06/15/2012

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Schmeelk: Breaking Down The Critical Matchups Of The NBA Finals

With the NBA Finals set to begin on Tuesday night, here is a closer look at the matchups that will be critical in determining the eventual champion.

06/12/2012