I think as a general rule we should all be equal before the law. A banker who is convicted of fraud or financial crimes should be disqualified from being a banker for example. A sportsman convicted of match fixing or gambling on sport should be banned from sport. (Hello Pete Rose)
As far as the morality police go? Role model? **** off. This **** is a wedge, they are increasingly using this nonsense to control the lives of regular workers let alone high paid athletes or entertainers.
HR at work: Remember even when your not a work your private life is still an extension of your workplace and your actions reflect on us.
Me: Go **** yourselves, was my answer to that to HR, you want that sort of power over people go buy a cotton plantation in the 1800.
Once he does his time Bridges or whoever should be free to sell their labour. I would not be shocked if the NBA pressured teams not to offer him a contract (Mind you he only beat his wife, wasn't like he did something awful like speaking out about human rights abuses in China. Hi Enes Kanter) Teams will make their own decisions based around risk vs reward.