Raptors release former NCAA assist leader after domestic violence charge

Kay Felder

Free-agent point guard Kay Felder has been waived by Raptors 905 of the National Basketball Association G-League after he was charged in connection with a domestic violence allegation, the team announced in a news release.

Former Bulls and Cavaliers guard Kay Felder has been waived by the Raptors' affiliate in the G-League.

The team announced it was cutting ties with the 23-year-old in a statement on Monday.

The identity of the woman has not yet been made public, but multiple sources say that Felder apparently has known her for years.

TMZ notes that Felder and the woman got into an argument the night before, resulting in him choking her and leaving visible marks.

The alleged victim was able to call a family member who then called police who confirmed Felder was taken into custody and booked for assault and uttering threats. He played in 58 career National Basketball Association games with teams, including the Cleveland Cavaliers, Chicago Bulls, and Detroit Pistons.

Raptors 905 said it will not make further comment as the matter is before the courts.

Felder averaged 18.1 points, 6.4 assists, 4.2 rebounds and 1.4 steals per game for the 905 this season, shooting 38.9 percent from the field and 30.0 percent from three-point range. He's now released from custody but is due back in court later this month.

The 2016 NBA Draft pick has bounced around the NBA and G League, but his latest stop is immediately over.

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