Wednesday , Aug , 13 , 2008 C.Y. Ellis

Rafer Alston Arrested for DWI

Rafer Alston Arrested for DWIHouston Rockets point guard Rafer Alston is due in court Thursday for an arraignment on a misdemeanor drunken driving charge.

Alston, 32, was arrested about 2:30 a.m. last Thursday and released on a $500 bond, police records show. A call to his agent, Dan Fegan, was not immediately returned Tuesday. The Rockets had no immediate comment, team spokesman Nelson Luis said.

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With this being his third arrest since he entered the league, you have to wonder how many more chances Skip will get.  How should the Rockets deal with this incident?  Do NBA teams have any right to punish players for what they do in their summers at all?  Let us know what you’re thinking via the comment section.