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NBA appears into Thunder’s Josh Giddey alleged relationship with underage lady

Josh Giddey #3 during pregame at Paycom Center on October 29, 2023 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

FILE–Oklahoma Metropolis Thunder’s Josh Giddey. Joshua Gateley/Getty Photographs/AFP

The NBA says it’s investigating an accusation that Oklahoma Metropolis Thunder guard Josh Giddey had an improper relationship with an underage lady.

In a since-deleted put up, an nameless social media person mentioned a lady who’s seen with Giddey in movies and pictures was a highschool junior on the time. The social media account has since been deactivated.

Giddey is an Australian who turned 21 in October.

“We’re trying into it,” Michael Bass, an NBA spokesman, mentioned Friday.

Giddey had no remark when questioned Friday at follow.

“Yeah, I imply, I perceive the query, clearly,” he mentioned. “However there’s no additional remark proper now.”

When requested once more, he mentioned: “I get the query guys. I fully perceive you guys wish to find out about it. However only for proper now, I don’t have something to say.”

Thunder coach Mark Daigneault mentioned it was a private matter and he had no remark.

Giddey is averaging 12.3 factors, 5.7 rebounds and 4.5 assists for an Oklahoma Metropolis group that’s off to an 11-4 begin.

A primary-round decide in 2021, Giddey was named to the All-Rookie second group that season. Final season, he averaged 16.6 factors, 7.9 rebounds and 6.2 assists. On the World Cup this summer time, he averaged a team-high 19.4 factors for an Australia group that went 3-2.

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