New York, NY (Sports Network) - Houston Rockets forward Maurice Taylor was
suspended without pay for a minimum of 10 games by the league for violating
the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program.
Milwaukee, WI (Sports Network) - Milwaukee Bucks forward Brian Skinner
underwent arthroscopic surgery Thursday to remove loose cartilage from his
left knee. He is expected to be out of action for about six weeks.
Orlando, FL (Sports Network) - New Orleans Hornets guard Darrell Armstrong is
scheduled to go to trial on December 1 for allegedly slapping the hand of a
policewoman on July 7. A judge set the date on Thursday.