Former NBA Clipper Nick Young is accused in a lawsuit of drugging and raping a woman after a 2011 encounter at Crown Bar in West Hollywood.
Young, now a Philadelphia 76er, says it wasn't me. He took to Instagram this week to deny the allegations. (And note here that prosecutors have not charged him in the case):
Don't believe everything you hear. Real Eyes. Realize. Real Lies.
The baller went on to call those who believe the allegations "haters." Before apparently taking down the comments, he elaborated:
I was shocked with the amount of people who actually believed that Swaggy would do such a thing! I take my craft and my reputation seriously. I have a son that looks up to me as well as fans that are children. I would never want them to think of me in such a way.
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The suit claims that on Aug. 12, 2011 he slipped GHB into the plaintiff's drink, took her to her apartment, and raped her.
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The suit says the woman had met Young before; the player apparently has said the sex was consensual.
The woman says she went to the UCLA Santa Monica Rape Treatment Center the next day and that a test confirmed she had been drugged.
We shall see.