Lou Williams gave an all-time nice excuse to NBA investigators for visiting a gentleman’s membership through the COVID-19 pandemic whereas briefly away from the Orlando bubble for a private matter.
The Clippers’ sixth man mentioned he was merely visiting Magic Metropolis in Atlanta to select up dinner this previous Thursday, based on ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne. Magic Metropolis payments itself because the “premier Atlanta strip membership” and is a totally nude grownup leisure venue.
However sure, dinner. Nothing else. Just a few healthful wings to go.
Lou Williams tweeted a photograph Friday of a person named, Paul G. Willams, with the caption “Lengthy Stay Pops,.” Sources mentioned Williams informed NBA investigators that he attended a viewing for Williams which ended round 6 p.m. on Thursday, then went to Magic Metropolis to select up dinner.
— Ramona Shelburne (@ramonashelburne) July 25, 2020
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Williams’ publicist Andrea Hamilton later identified that Magic Metropolis is certainly one of Williams’ go-to locations for meals, however Lou Will wished to show down the warmth.
A Clippers fan then famous that there’s a Louwill Lemon Pepper BBQ taste on the membership’s menu.
The journey to Magic Metropolis might wind up costing Williams and the Clippers. The NBA is reviewing whether or not his cease warrants an prolonged quarantine when he returns to Orlando, which might pressure him to overlook prolonged time after the league’s July 30 restart.
The Clippers face the Lakers subsequent Thursday in a recreation Williams will possible miss whatever the NBA’s dedication. There is a four-day minimal quarantine for anybody who leaves the bubble, however that complete might be elevated to 2 weeks relying on circumstance.
Williams is not the one one to make a questionable selection through the pandemic. Kings heart Richaun Holmes was lately caught sneaking off the Orlando campus to select up a meals supply.