Glen "Big Baby" Davis, who won an NBA championship with the Boston Celtics, was arrested and charged with assault.
Davis, 32, who last played for the Los Angeles Clippers in 2015, is accused of a felony count of assault by means of force to produce great bodily injury, according to the Los Angeles District Attorney's Office.
The power forward was involved in a fight outside a West Hollywood nightclub in May, where he "beat the living hell out of a man" according to TMZ, who first reported the felony charge.
TMZ also reported that the other man in the fight suffered facial fractures, among other injuries, and had to be hospitalized following the fight.
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Earlier in 2018, Davis was arrested in a hotel in Maryland with more than 126 grams of marijuana and $92,000 in cash. He was charged with seven counts of drug possession and distribution.
Davis is scheduled to be arraigned on Thursday for the felony assault charge.
In his NBA career, Davis averaged 8 points and 4.4 rebounds per game. He won a ring with the 2007-08 Celtics in his rookie year.