December 2013 Basketball Wiretap

Cavaliers Suspend Andrew Bynum Indefinitely

Dec 28, 2013 11:51 AM

The Cleveland Cavaliers have suspended Andrew Bynum indefinitely for conduct detrimental to the team.

Cleveland will begin aggressively looking to trade Bynum, according to sources.

The team has until Jan. 7 to decide if it will guarantee his contract for the rest of the season.

Sources tell Adrian Wojnarowski that the Cavaliers believe Bynum has been a "disruptive" presence within the team and have lost hope that a partnership can be salvaged. Wojnarowski reports that it is very possible that Bynum has already played his final game with the Cavaliers.

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Paul Pierce Fined $15,000 For Hit On George Hill

Dec 24, 2013 1:15 PM

Paul Pierce has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for his "excessive and unnecessary contact" with George Hill in the Brooklyn Nets' loss to the Indiana Pacers on Monday.

Pierce was ejected and left the game without scoring a point.

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Meyers Leonard, Daniel Orton Suspended One Game By NBA For Physical Altercation

Dec 15, 2013 4:47 PM

Portland center Meyers Leonard and Philadelphia 76ers center Daniel Orton have each been suspended one game without pay, the NBA announced on Sunday.

The incident occurred with 7:19 remaining in the fourth quarter of the Trail Blazers' 139-105 win over the 76ers on Saturday, when Leonard initiated an altercation by body-slamming Orton to the floor, and Orton retaliated by elbowing Leonard in the mouth.

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