Suns forward Chriss, Dudley fined for altercation with Jazz
NBA.com Global on Mar 18, 2018 08:09 AM
MEMPHIS, TN - FEBRUARY 8: Marquese Chriss #0 of the Phoenix Suns goes up for a dunk during a game against the Memphis Grizzlies on February 8, 2017 at FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee. (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)
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NEW YORK – Phoenix Suns forwards Marquese Chriss and Jared Dudley have each been fined for their roles in an on-court incident with 6:55 remaining in the third quarter of the Utah Jazz’s 116-88 win over the Suns on March 15 (Mar. 16, PHL time) at Vivint Smart Arena, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.
Dudley, who was ejected for committing a Flagrant 2 against Jazz guard Ricky Rubio, has been fined $25,000 for initiating an altercation. Chriss, who was assessed a technical foul and also ejected, has been fined $25,000 for escalating the altercation by shoving Rubio.
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