Morris brothers fined for separate incidents

NBA.com Global on Apr 22, 2018 08:26 AM
Morris brothers fined for separate incidents
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NEW YORK – Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris has been fined $15,000 for public criticism of the officiating, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.

Morris made his comments to the media following the Celtics’ 116-92 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks on April 20 (April 21, PHL time) at BMO Harris Bradley Center.

Meanwhile, Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris has been fined $25,000 for attempting to escalate an altercation and pushing a game official, it was also announced today by VanDeWeghe.

The incident occurred with 9:33 remaining in the first quarter of the Wizards’ 122-103 win over the Toronto Raptors on Friday, April 20 (Saturday, April 21, PHL time) at Capital One Arena.

To view the incident, click HERE.

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