Atlanta Hawks Suspend Josh Smith for 1 Game

by January 16, 2013

Due to the standard catch-all “conduct detrimental to the team”, Josh Smith has been suspended for tonight’s tilt against the Brooklyn Nets. Per the Atlanta Hawks’ Twitter feed: “Josh Smith has been suspended for tonight’s game by the Atlanta Hawks. Smoove’s suspension is for ‘conduct detrimental to the team.’ … ‘I apologize for letting them down and apologize to our fans for not being available for tonight’s game.’ – Smoove … ‘After tonight’s game, we will embrace Josh again. My focus right now is on the team and the organization,’ head coach Larry Drew said. ‘I’m disappointed that it came to that.'”