Francis, who appeared intoxicated and was created a stir at a ticket counter, reportedly was taken into custody about 10 p.m. by airport police for resisting arrest. He posted $10,000 bail early Friday and was released. Francis, 33, was the second pick in the 1999 NBA Draft; he is from Takoma Park, Md.
He is scheduled to appear in court on Nov. 5. The 33-year-old averaged 18.1 points, 5.6 rebounds and 6.0 assists in nine seasons with Houston, the Orlando Magic and New York Knicks. He was an All-Star in 2002, 2003