Latest posts by Ashish Mathur (see all)
- Exec thinks Raptors will look to move Lowry - May 23, 2018
- Whiteside takes another shot at Heat, who want to trade him - May 23, 2018
- Clippers extend Doc Rivers’ contract - May 23, 2018
The NBA announced Monday afternoon that Golden State Warriors guard Shaun Livingston and referee Courtney Kirkland have been suspended for their confrontation on Sunday.
Livingston will be suspended one game without pay while Kirkland has been removed from the league’s officiating rotation for one week.
The incident began when Livingston approached Kirkland while protesting a non-call and the two bumped heads. Livingston was ejected, but upon league office review, it was determined that Kirkland moved toward Livingston and shared responsibility for the contact that occurred — per the NBA.
Shaun Livingston ejected after making contact with a ref pic.twitter.com/ZRGfDEG7vc
— Warriors on NBCS (@NBCSWarriors) December 4, 2017