Friday, December 16, 2011
Dec 16, 2011, 4:05 PM EST
With respect to today's reported events, the following statement was released by Mike Milbury's lawyer, Daniel Rabinovitz, on his client's behalf:
"Mike Milbury denies any allegations that there was an assault of any kind. He simply intervened in an altercation between his son and an opposing player. No one was struck, no one was injured and no one was threatened."
And from one of his employers, NBC:
Update: An NBC Sports spokesperson released a statement: "We are aware of the story and are gathering the facts. We will not have any further statements until we know more information."
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