|Shawn Marion Fined $25,000 By NBA|
Shawn Marion's criticism of the referees has seen his pockets lightened by the NBA league office to the tune of $25,000.
After Dallas’ Friday night home loss to Oklahoma City, Marion was quoted as saying “it’s hard to beat anybody when you’re playing five on eight.”
The official release:
NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2013 – Dallas Mavericks forward Shawn Marion has been fined $25,000 for public criticism of officiating, it was announced today by Stu Jackson, NBA Executive Vice President Basketball Operations.
Marion’s comments were made after Dallas’ 117-114 overtime loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder on January 18 at American Airlines Center.
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