NBA: Wizards’ Wall fined $25,000 for bumping ref

first_imgJohn Wall #2 of the Washington Wizards gestures to the referee during the second half of its game against the Houston Rockets at Verizon Center on Nov. 7, 2016, in Washington, DC. AFPWashington, United States — The NBA fined Washington Wizards guard John Wall $25,000 on Wednesday for bumping into official Marc Davis during a game against the Houston Rockets on Monday.The Wizards were trailing 111-106 with less than a minute to play when Wall, making his way toward the bench, brushed Davis with one side of his body. He was promptly handed a second technical foul of the contest and ejected.ADVERTISEMENT Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Davis said after the game that Wall was ejected “for inappropriate language and using vulgarity toward a game official.”Davis said that after Wall bumped him he wasn’t sure of his intent, but when he told the player to watch himself, Wall responded with a verbal outburst. The Wizards lost the game 114-106.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra teammates show love for SlaughterSPORTSWe are youngSPORTSCone plans to speak with Slaughter, agent“Washington Wizards guard John Wall has been fined $25,000 for inappropriate interaction with a game official and failing to leave the court in a timely manner following his ejection,” NBA executive vice president of basketball operations Kiki VanDeWeghe said. CBB Smart hosts first 5G-powered esports exhibition match in PH MOST READ PH among economies most vulnerable to virus Mainland China virus cases exceed 40,000; deaths rise to 908 Smart’s Siklab Saya: A multi-city approach to esports As fate of VFA hangs, PH and US forces take to the skies for exercise Taiwan minister boards cruise ship turned away by Japan PLAY LIST 01:31Taiwan minister boards cruise ship turned away by Japan01:33WHO: ‘Global stocks of masks and respirators are now insufficient’01:01WHO: now 31,211 virus cases in China 102:02Vitamin C prevents but doesn’t cure diseases like coronavirus—medic03:07’HINDI PANG-SPORTS LANG!’03:03SILIP SA INTEL FUND 30 Filipinos from Wuhan quarantined in Capas Where did they go? Millions left Wuhan before quarantine View comments EDITORS’ PICK Eagles resurgent We are young Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Shanghai officials reveal novel coronavirus transmission modes Chinese-manned vessel unsettles Bohol townlast_img