|Aug. 7 11:33 AM PT12:33 PM MT1:33 PM CT2:33 PM ET18:33 GMT2:33 11:33 AM MST1:33 PM EST22:33 UAE20:3314:33 ET1:33 PM CT17:33 - The NBA has suspended new Dallas Mavericks guard Raymond Felton for the first four games of the upcoming season after his guilty plea in a New York gun case.
Analysis: Felton pleaded guilty July 23 in New York to attempted criminal possession of a weapon and criminal possession of a firearm. He admitted he knowingly had a large-capacity ammunition magazine and a semi-automatic pistol without a license.
|July 23 7:00 AM PT8:00 AM MT9:00 AM CT10:00 AM ET14:00 GMT22:00 7:00 AM MST9:00 AM EST18:00 UAE16:0010:00 ET9:00 AM CT13:00 - Felton has pleaded guilty in his New York gun case. He took a plea deal that involves admitting a felony but spares him jail.
Analysis: Felton pleaded guilty Wednesday to attempted criminal possession of a weapon under an agreement prosecutors outlined last month. He was sentenced to 500 hours of community service and a $5,000 fine. Felton was arrested in February. Authorities said his estranged wife's lawyer brought a loaded semi-automatic handgun to a police precinct and said it was his.
|June 23 7:18 AM PT8:18 AM MT9:18 AM CT10:18 AM ET14:18 GMT22:18 7:18 AM MST9:18 AM EST18:18 UAE16:1810:18 ET9:18 AM CT13:18 - Felton is expected to plead guilty to a felony in his gun possession case in exchange for a no-jail sentence, prosecutors said Monday.
Analysis: Felton was in court as the Manhattan district attorney's office outlined the agreement, which would resolve a gun case that arose amid the breakup of his marriage. He's expected to admit June 30 to at least one charge, attempted criminal possession of a weapon - he won't have to come to court to do so - and get a $5,000 fine and 500 hours of community service.
|Feb. 25 3:02 AM PT4:02 AM MT5:02 AM CT6:02 AM ET11:02 GMT19:02 4:02 AM MST6:02 AM EST15:02 UAE12:026:02 ET5:02 AM CT10:02 - Felton has been arrested on three counts of criminal possession of a weapon.
Analysis: Sgt. Thomas Antonetti says Felton turned himself in at 12:50 a.m. Tuesday and was questioned in the 20th Precinct in Manhattan, hours after his team lost at home to the Dallas Mavericks. The sergeant says the charges don't stem from him using the firearm in a menacing manner but of possessing a gun he wasn't registered to have.
|Dec. 23 2:23 PM PT3:23 PM MT4:23 PM CT5:23 PM ET22:23 GMT6:23 3:23 PM MST5:23 PM EST2:23 UAE (+1)23:2317:23 ET4:23 PM CT20:23 - Knicks coach Mike Woodson says point guard Raymond Felton is feeling better and will be back in the starting lineup Monday night against the Magic.
Analysis: He missed New York's last six games with a strained left hamstring.
|Dec. 23 6:23 PM PT7:23 PM MT8:23 PM CT9:23 PM ET2:23 GMT10:23 7:23 PM MST9:23 PM EST6:23 UAE (+1)03:2321:23 ET8:23 PM CT0:23 - Raymond Felton returned to the lineup Tuesday against Detroit.
Analysis: Felton was hurt in Orlando on Dec. 23 after returning from a six-game absence caused by a strained left hamstring.
|Dec. 11 4:13 PM PT5:13 PM MT6:13 PM CT7:13 PM ET0:13 GMT8:13 5:13 PM MST7:13 PM EST4:13 UAE (+1)01:1319:13 ET6:13 PM CT22:13 - Felton is expected to miss two to three weeks with a strained left hamstring.
Analysis: Felton has been bothered by the hamstring for much of the season and the Knicks finally decided to shut him down Wednesday. He had an MRI exam Thursday to confirm the injury. ¶
|Nov. 29 8:49 PM PT9:49 PM MT10:49 PM CT11:49 PM ET4:49 GMT12:49 9:49 PM MST11:49 PM EST8:49 UAE05:4923:49 ET10:49 PM CT2:49 - Felton had eight points and seven assists in Friday's 97-95 loss at Denver.
Analysis: He was badly outplayed by another UNC Tar Heel, Ty Lawson. Felton is not quality fantasy material.
|Nov. 21 10:34 PM PT11:34 PM MT12:34 AM CT1:34 AM ET6:34 GMT14:34 11:34 PM MST1:34 AM EST10:34 UAE07:341:34 ET12:34 AM CT4:34 - Felton returned Wednesday for the sputtering Knicks.
Analysis: Felton wasn't able to play before due to hip and hamstring injuries.
|Nov. 19 5:40 PM PT6:40 PM MT7:40 PM CT8:40 PM ET1:40 GMT9:40 6:40 PM MST8:40 PM EST5:40 UAE (+1)02:4020:40 ET7:40 PM CT23:40 - New York Knicks guard Raymond Felton missed Tuesday night's game at Detroit with an injured left hip and lower back.
Analysis: New York started Beno Udrih and Iman Shumpert in the backcourt. The Pistons were short-handed, too. Guards Chauncey Billups, who has knee tendinitis, and Will Bynum, who has a sore left hamstring, missed the game. Felton is averaging 11.1 points and 5.2 assists on the season.