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Grizzlies Miles Popped for Pot

Forward Darius Miles Contract with the Grizzlies runs out in June...but his career in Memphis may already be over...

Turns out Miles arrest last night for Misdemeanor Marijuana possession during a routine traffic stop could be strike-2 under the NBA's Anti-Drug program.

Miles was pulled over for failing to use a turn signal in Fairview Heights, Illinois near St. Louis.

Police Sgt. Steve Evans says Miles was ticketed for driving with a suspended


A subsequent Search found a small amount of Marijuana in a plastic bag in the passenger compartment.

Miles was charged with Misdemeanor possession and freed on $100 Dollars bond.

Miles was playing for Boston last season when he was suspended without pay

for 10 games for violating terms of the league's anti-drug program back then.

A former third Overall Draft pick out of High School in 2000...Miles is trying to work his way back after a devasting Knee Injury which almost ended his career.

He played 35 games for the Grizz last season, averaging 3.5 points a game.

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