Editors note: Details of this alleged assault are graphic in nature.
Sacramento Kings Head Coach Luke Walton is being accused & sued for allegedly sexually assulting sports writer Kelli Tennant. Tennant claims in her Walton invited her over to his hotel room in Santa Monica CA to discuss a book she was writing.
In the lawsuit Tennant says when she arrived at Walton’s hotel he convinced her to come up to his room to discuss the book. When they got up to his room, Walton suddenly pinned her to the bed and placed his hips and legs over her body. She then says Walton began forcefully kissing her neck, face and chest.
She says she then screamed for him to stop and tried to free herself but he held her down and began groping her breast and groin area while rubbing his semen on her leg. Tennant went on to say he finally let her go but as she was walking towards the door he grabbed her from behind and forced his body against hers. Kelli went on to say he let her go and as she opened the door she heard Walton say “Good to see you!”
The Sacramento Kings have released a statement to TMZ Sports saying: “ We are aware of the report and are gathering additional information. We have no further comment at this time.
*This is BREAKING NEWS and the article will be updated as more details come out.