Miami Heat has suspended Dion Waiters for ten games after suffering panic attack on the team's plane on Thursday night for ingesting a cannabis-derived product.
Calling it a "very scary situation," the club announced Sunday that Waiters, who has not yet played this season, would be suspended for harmful conduct to the team.
"We are very disappointed with Dion's actions this season, which include the very scary situation on Thursday night, and we are grateful that the result has not been worse," said the franchisein Sunday's statement.
“There have been several instances this season in which Dion He has been involved in conduct that is detrimental to the team. Consequently, it will be suspended without pay for 10 games. ”
The suspension is retroactive to the game of Heat in The Angels Friday night, which means that Waiters will be eligible to return on December 1 in Brooklyn.
According to ESPN, Waiters received medical treatment when the plane landed in The Angels and did not attend the game against Lakers. He was included in the list due to illness.
According to reports, the suspension ensures that Waiters You will lose a $ 1.2 million contractual bonus.
This Waiters suspension comes after the 27-year-old complains on social media about his role with the team.