San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker guarded by Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, photo courtesy US Presswire
NEW YORK (AP) -- San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker is suing a New York City club and its operators for $20 million over a scratched retina he says he suffered during a fight involving singer Chris Brown and members of hip-hop star Drake's entourage.
The suit was filed in State Supreme Court in Manhattan on Thursday. It says the W.i.P club in SoHo and its operators were
negligent in security and supervision, which allowed the fight to
Chris Brown, his girlfriend and his bodyguard were among eight injured during the fight inside the club last week. Police say
members of Drake's entourage stopped Brown as he was leaving. The fight escalated and bottles were thrown.
There was no answer at phone numbers listed as affiliated with those named in the lawsuit.
The Associated Press