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Ty Lue Fined $35K For Criticizing Officials

Feb 17, 2024 1:56 AM

The NBA fined Ty Lue $35,000 for claiming that the refs were "cheating" after the Los Angeles Clippers' win over the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday.

Lue was fined for "public criticism of the officiating and for questioning the integrity of game officials," according to an official statement.

Lue was ejected from the game in the fourth quarter.

"Where the refs at now? Cheating. That's all they be doing," yelled Lue near the Clippers' locker room following the ejection. 


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NBA Fines P.J. Tucker $75,000 For Public Trade Demand

Feb 15, 2024 3:20 PM

P.J. Tucker has been fined $75,000 for his public trade demand on Feb. 5th. The maximum fine permitted is $150,000.

Tucker had been seeking a trade from the Los Angeles Clippers since falling out of their rotation.

The Clippers did not find a trade for Tucker at the deadline and he will remain on the team for at least the rest of the season.

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