Irving fined for language towards a fan Global on Oct 23, 2017 07:33 AM
Irving fined for language towards a fan
Boston Celtics' Kyrie Irving (11) drives to the basket past Philadelphia 76ers' Dario Saric (9) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

NBA press release

NEW YORK – Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving has been fined $25,000 for using inappropriate language when responding to a fan, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.

The incident occurred at halftime of the Celtics’ 102-92 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Friday, Oct. 20 (Saturday, Oct. 21, PHL time) at Wells Fargo Center.

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