Basketball Wiretap

NBA Suspends Shaun Livingston, Referee Courtney Kirkland

Dec 4, 2017 5:21 PM

The NBA has suspended both Shaun Livingston and referee Courtney Kirkland for their confrontation on Sunday.

As part of the incident, Livingston and Kirkland bumped heads. Livingston was ejected from the game.

Livingston will be suspended one game while Kirkland will be suspended for one week.

Livingston will miss Monday's game against the Pelicans.

Kirkland’s suspension will begin on Monday and run through Sunday, Dec. 10.  He will be eligible to return to game action on Monday, Dec. 11.  

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NBA Rescinds Ejection Fine Of Nikola Jokic

Nov 20, 2017 6:51 PM

The NBA has rescinded the ejection fine given to Nikola Jokic, who properly received a technical foul for his actions but should not have been ejected from the game.

Jokic was ejected along with Michael Malone during the second quarter of the Nuggets' loss at the Lakers on Sunday.

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Michael Malone Suspended One Game By NBA

Nov 20, 2017 6:44 PM

Michael Malone has been suspended by the NBA for one game without pay for entering the court, halting play and making contact with a game official.

The incident occurred in the second quarter of Denver's loss at the Lakers.

Malone will serve his suspension during Monday's game.

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