FIBA banned Club Baloncesto Valladolid, S.A.D. (Spain-Liga Endesa) from registering new players. The imposition of the ban came after the club continued to be in breach of its obligation to honor a Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (BAT) award. American player Othello Hunter won his claim at the BAT against his former team for outstanding salaries and penalties. The Spanish club was ordered by the BAT to pay Hunter salaries owed to him from his time with the team in 2012.
1. Club Baloncesto Valladolid SAD is ordered to pay to Mr. Othello Hunter USD 99,650.00 net.
2. Club Baloncesto Valladolid SAD is ordered to pay to Mr. Othello Hunter EUR 1,678.00 as a reimbursement of the arbitration costs advanced by him.
3. Club Baloncesto Valladolid SAD is ordered to pay to Mr. Othello Hunter EUR 6,350.00 as a contribution towards his legal fees and expenses.
4. Any other or further-reaching requests for relief are dismissed.