|Barnes suspended for Clippers' opener|
|Written by Admin|
|Wednesday, 31 October 2012 08:01|
He was arrested in Manhattan Beach in July on suspicion of threatening a public official, which is a felony. The 32-year-old forward was arrested after an officer who was aware he had an outstanding warrant for a misdemeanor traffic violation approached him on foot.
The Los Angeles County district attorney's office chose to file a misdemeanor and it agreed to a deal on the lesser charge.
Barnes signed with the Clippers during the offseason after playing the last two seasons with the Lakers.
The Clippers host the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night.