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Mike Dunleavy Jr. Dodges Suspension From NBA

May 2, 2015 12:14 PM

Mike Dunleavy Jr. will not be suspended by the NBA for his hit on Michael Carter-Williams.

Dunleavy will be assessed a flagrant 1 foul.

Dunleavy's hit on Carter-Williams provoked several retaliations during Game 6 against the Milwaukee Bucks.

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Tags: Mike Dunleavy, Chicago Bulls, NBA, NBA Suspension, NBA Playoffs

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Antetokounmpo Remorseful For Flagrant Foul On Dunleavy

May 1, 2015 11:20 AM

Giannis Antetokounmpo took responsibility for his flagrant foul on Mike Dunleavy Jr. that resulted in his ejection.

“It was a bad play by me. It is not going to happen again," said Antetokounmpo.

“It was national TV. Kids were watching. A lot of people see me as a role model. I’m disappointed in myself."

Antetokounmpo said he will apologize to Dunleavy for the incident and will accept the NBA's punishment.

 

Andrew Gruman/Fox Sports

Tags: Giannis Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA, NBA Suspension, NBA Fines

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J.R. Smith Suspended Two Games

Apr 27, 2015 7:07 PM

J.R. Smith has been suspended two games by the NBA for his hit on Jae Crowder.

Smith will miss Games 1 and 2 of the second round.

Iman Shumpert figures to play a bigger role with Smith out.

Kendrick Perkins received a $15,000 fine, but was not suspended.

RealGM Staff Report

Tags: J.R. Smith, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, NBA Suspension

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J.R. Smith Ejected For Hit On Jae Crowder

Apr 26, 2015 3:31 PM

J.R. Smith was ejected from Game 4 for hitting Jae Crowder in the head underneath the basket.

Crowder suffered a left knee injury on the play.

Smith will likely receive a suspension for the hit.

RealGM Staff Report

Tags: J.R. Smith, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, NBA Suspension, NBA Playoffs

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