Lakers forward Jordan Hill has finally cracked the rotation. Instead of celebrating that and the Lakers game one win against the Nuggets, Hill is facing a felony assault charge for allegedly choking his girlfriend Darlene Luna. Of course TMZ has all the details.
The charge was filed by the Harris County District Attorney in Houston. TMZ has obtained the police report describing the incident, and it reveals that the alleged victim is Hill’s girlfriend, Darlene Luna.
According to the report, Luna dated Hill for 2 years. Luna claims Hill assaulted her and left bruises on her legs and then tried to choke her. It’s interesting .
Luna waited for a month before filing the report
LA Times reporter Mike Brenahan. Says Jordan has to appear in court on Tuesday May 1st at 9:30 AM CST. The Lakers face off against the Nuggets at 7:30 PM PST. The Lakers are already thin with their big man rotation with Metta World Peace serving a 7 game suspension for elbowing Thunder guard James Harrison in the head.