NBA fines Thunder’s Paul George $25K for ripping referees

first_imgView comments SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games PLAY LIST 02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss George fouled out with 3:49 remaining in the fourth quarter while star guard Russell Westbrook fouled out in the final minute.Steven Adams also fouled out in the fourth quarter, making it only the second time in 10 NBA seasons that three starters fouled out of an NBA game in regulation time, according to an ESPN report.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSUrgent reply from Philippine ‍football chiefSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption charges“It’s just bad officiating,” George said. “We don’t get a fair whistle. We haven’t gotten a fair whistle all year. Somebody has got to look into this. It’s getting out of hand.”“We’re getting grabbed. We’re getting scratched, clawed, held, shoved. And there’s nothing for it. The officials just get to walk out and there’s nothing that penalizes them for not officiating the game the right way.” 1 dead, 3 injured in Quezon road crash X-rays negative on James Harden’s wrist; will play vs Mavs P2.5 B shabu seized in Makati sting, Chinese national nabbed LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – JANUARY 02: Paul George #13 of the Oklahoma City Thunder celebrates his alley oop dunk during a 107-100 win over the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on January 02, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. Harry How/Getty Images/AFPOklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George was find $25,000 by the NBA on Saturday for criticism of officiating, the league announced.George made his comments after the Thunder’s 118-110 road loss to the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday.ADVERTISEMENT In all, the Thunder were whistled for 34 fouls, eight fewer than the Clippers.George knew a fine was coming even as he unleashed his refereeing rebuke.“I’m going to lose money on this,” George said. “We speak up, we lose money. There’s nothing I can do to change that.”ADVERTISEMENT Trump campaign, GOP groups attack Google’s new ad policycenter_img Hong Kong tunnel reopens, campus siege nears end Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next MOST READ Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting Urgent reply from Philippine ‍football chief LATEST STORIES Lacson backs proposal to elect president and vice president in tandemlast_img

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *