We Hope This Is A Joke

Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, on the fact that Michael Beasley’s marijuana possession citation cannot be punished by the NBA or the Minnesota Timberwolves because of the lack of a collective bargaining agreement:

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Hmm, so that’s why no one is in a rush to get back to the negotiating table amid the current lockout.

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Talk about your ultimate amnesty program.

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If he’s being serious, then this appears to be the NBA’s version of this now-infamous argument by Mike Florio. I guess it was only a matter of time until someone made it.

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