Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Jalen Mills was arrested on Saturday morning following a fight outside the Opera Ultra Lounge nightclub in Washington D.C. with Devin Robinson, an National Basketball Association player most recently with the Washington Wizards. Sports Philadelphia obtained the police report and NBC Sports Washington confirmed the incident.
According to Les Bowen of the Philadelphia Daily News, the players' fight may have "arose over Robinson feeling that Mills shouldn't be in D.C. since he doesn't play for a Washington team". The physical altercation took place outside of the nightclub.
Robinson required a visit to the hospital as a result, and both men were arrested.More news: Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp down worldwide: Singapore, Manila, Bangkok among those hit
"We are aware of the incident this morning involving Devin and are disappointed in his actions".
Robinson appeared in seven of the Wizards' 82 games last season and also played for their National Basketball Association G League affiliate, the Capital City Go-Go.
The Wizards issued a statement saying they were aware of what happened and that the club will not extend a qualifying offer to Robinson for next season.More news: Feds bust father-son team who sold diseased body parts
Robinson was not likely to get a qualifying offer before.
(AP Photo/Mark Zaleski) Jalen Mills, who played in eight games for the Philadelphia Eagles in 2018 before being injured, was involved in a fight with Washington Wizards forward Devin Robinson on Saturday, April 13, 2019.More news: Skype Rolls Out Screen Share Feature to Android, iOS Insider Build Users