September 2020 Basketball Wiretap

Marcus Smart Fined $5K For Flopping

Sep 3, 2020 1:10 AM

The NBA fined Marcus Smart $5,000 for a flop against Pascal Siakam in game 2. 

A foul was originally called against Siakam, then overturned and called against Smart. 

The Celtics currently lead the Raptors 2-0. 

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Luka Doncic Fined $15,000 For Throwing Ball At Legs Of Referee

Sep 2, 2020 2:43 PM

Luka Doncic has been fined $15,000 for throwing the ball off the legs of a game official.

The incident, for which Doncic was assessed a technical foul, occurred with 8:20 remaining in the third quarter of the Mavericks’ 111-97 loss to the LA Clippers on Aug. 30 at AdventHealth Arena.

RealGM Staff Report

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