FIBA Player DJ Cooper Suspended After Drug Test Reveals Pregnancy
Former Ohio University Bobcat and current FIBA (Fédération Internationale de Basketball) player DJ Cooper has been suspended for two years after falsifying a drug test, whose results revealed a pregnancy.
Subsequent to using his girlfriend’s urine, each unknowing they were pregnant, the federation suspended the European-residing player for fraud.
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Additionally, FIBA administered the test to Cooper who looked to possibly join the Bosnian national basketball team as a naturalized player. He’s eligible to return to the league on June 20, 2020.
In addition to playing for the Bobcats, Cooper played for PAOK, AEK, Monaco and Panathinaikos.