NEW YORK, USA – Oklahoma City Thunder guard Dennis Schroder has been fined $25,000 for intentionally making contact with a game official, the NBA announced on Saturday, December 28 (Sunday, December 29, Philippine time).
The German player received a technical foul for the incident, which occurred with 1:20 remaining in the 3rd quarter of Oklahoma City’s 104-102 overtime victory over the Hornets in Charlotte on Friday.
Schroder, irked that officials failed to call a foul on Charlotte’s Cody Zeller, batted the forearm of referee CJ Washington.
Schroder came off the bench to score 24 points in the victory. – Rappler.com