Patrick Beverley made sure he was heard before getting ejected, while getting ejected and after getting ejected from the Clippers’ Game 2 loss to the Nuggets on Saturday.
Now, the league is having its say.
LA Clippers guard Patrick Beverley has been fined $25,000 for verbal abuse of a game official, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.
The incident, for which Beverley was assessed two technical fouls and ejected, occurred with 1:04 remaining in the fourth quarter of the Clippers’ 110-101 loss to the Denver Nuggets on Sept. 5
This is what you get with Beverley. His feistiness is why he has carved out an NBA career.
It also sometimes gets him fined.