Sacramento Kings head coach Luke Walton has been hit with a lawsuit over alleged sexual assault.
According to TMZ Monday night, Kelli Tennant, who claims she had a “business relationship” with Walton, is suing the former Lakers head coach for allegedly assaulting her back in 2017 at a Santa Monica hotel. He allegedly invited her over to her hotel room to discuss writing the foreword to a book. At the time, Walton was on the Warriors staff.
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Upon arriving, Tennant claims Walton “began forcing kisses on her neck, face and chest.” She also claims she “screamed for help,” but the NBA head coach allegedly continued to hold her down as he “rubbed his erection on her leg” and “groped” her before eventually stopping.
The Kings told TMZ Sports, “We are aware of the report and are gathering additional information....