Nets coach Kenny Atkinson fined

NBA.com Global on Dec 23, 2018 08:12 AM
Nets coach Kenny Atkinson fined
Kenny Atkinson NBA file photo

NBA press release

NEW YORK – Brooklyn Nets head coach Kenny Atkinson has been fined $25,000 for verbally abusing game officials and failing to leave the court in a timely manner following his ejection, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.

Atkinson received a technical foul and was ejected with 1:09 remaining in the fourth quarter of the Nets’ 114-106 loss to the Indiana Pacers on Friday, Dec. 21 (Saturday, Dec. 22, PHL time) at Barclays Center.

To view the incident, click here.

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