NBA fines three players from Milwaukee Bucks-Los Angeles Lakers game
Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young, center right, gets involved in a shoving fracas with Milwaukee Bucks center Greg Monroe (15) and other players after Young took a hard foul from Malcolm Brogdon, hands raised at right, that led to Young and two other players being ejected during the third quarter of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles. The Bucks won 107-103. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)
NBA press release
NEW YORK -- Milwaukee Bucks center Greg Monroe has been fined $35,000 for shoving Los Angeles Lakers guard/forward Nick Young above the shoulders, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.
Young has been fined $25,000 for initiating the altercation by shoving Bucks guard Malcolm Brogdon. Lakers guard D’Angelo Russell has been fined $15,000 for entering the altercation and pushing Monroe.
The incident, for which all three were assessed technical fouls and ejected, occurred with 36 seconds remaining in the third quarter of the Bucks’ 107-103 win over the Lakers at Staples Center on March 17 (March 18, PHL time).
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