The Oklahoma City Thunder have officially removed their typical PA announcer Jim Miller for the time being as he faces allegations of lewd conduct with a minor. The team put out an official statement today reading, "Due to the allegations and criminal case against him and until further notice, Mr. Miller has been removed from his duties as Thunder PA announcer."
Via @philsnews, Miller, a high school teacher and tennis coach at Harrah, has an arrest warrant issued for lewd acts with a child under 16.— Royce Young (@dailythunder) May 10, 2012
According to CBS Sports, "The allegations include Miller's three children, a boy, 8, and two teenage daughters. No charges have officially been filed."
The Oklahoma City Thunder will take on the winner of the Los Angeles Laker-Denver Nuggets series currently in play. They swept the Dallas Mavericks, the defending NBA champions, in the first round of the 2012 NBA Playoffs. More details to come.