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Blatche will pay price for late-night mistake
Andray, Andray, Andray.
Let’s sit down and take a deep breath.
And let’s point out several undeniable facts.
You are very tall. You play in the NBA.
You can walk into any nighttime playground in the city and the patrons are going to notice you.
A few of the bolder ones might even come up to you and ask, “Do you play for the Wizards?”
If it is an attractive woman posing the question, you should feel inclined to answer in the affirmative and go from there.
See how easy that is. And legal, too. And safer.
That is why there are restaurants with bars.
Other than trying to score with a hot young thing, why would anyone go to a lounge to pay $4 for a bottle of beer? Or $2 for a soda in Andray’s underage case?
This is the age-old game, Andray.
You do not look to score with what you think is a working girl on Thomas Circle in the wee hours of the morning. That is what creepy old guys do.
That is not what a 20-year-old player in the NBA should be doing. Or have to do.
That is the surprising dynamic of the sexual-solicitation charge hanging before Blatche.
Here was an NBA player accused of wanting to pay for a happy ending.
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