Ex-NBA star gets probation in Vegas casino case

FILE - In this undated photo provided by the Miami-Dade County Corrections and Rehabilitation Dept., former NBA basketball player Antoine Walker is shown. Walker is expected to get a new sentencing date after pleading guilty in Nevada to failing to repay some $750,000 in gambling debts to three Las Vegas casinos. His lawyer and a prosecutor say the 35-year-old Walker won't appear in court Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011. (AP Photo/Miami-Dade County Corrections and Rehabilitation Dept., File)

December 6, 2011 12:24:40 PM PST
Former NBA All-Star Antoine Walker was sentenced to five years' probation and ordered to pay $770,050 in restitution to three Las Vegas casinos after pleading guilty to failing to repay gambling debts.