Raptors' Jontay Porter banned for life from NBA for betting on games




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Toronto Raptors centre Jontay Porter has been banned from the NBA, the league announced on Wednesday.

League investigation finds player guilty of manipulating games for betting purposes

A basketball player holds the ball.
Toronto Raptors centre Jontay Porter was banned from the NBA on Wednesday after the league found him guilty of betting on games. (David Zalubowski/The Associated Press)

Toronto Raptors backup centre Jontay Porter has received a lifetime ban from the NBA.

The NBA says an investigation has found that Porter violated league rules by disclosing confidential information to sports bettors, limiting his own participation in games and betting on NBA games himself.

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Posted: 2024-04-17 17:35:29

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