Minnesota Timberwolves guard Patrick Beverley has been fined $20,000 and Milwaukee Bucks guard George Hill has been fined $15,000 for his or her roles in an on-court altercation, it was introduced immediately by Byron Spruell, President, League Operations.
Following a free throw try, Minnesota’s Taurean Prince and Milwaukee’s Serge Ibaka turned entangled whereas jockeying for rebounding place. Beverley entered and escalated the altercation by shoving Ibaka from behind. Hill then continued the altercation by shoving Beverley.
The incident, for which Beverley and Hill every acquired a technical foul and had been ejected, occurred with 2:11 remaining within the first quarter of the Timberwolves’ 138-119 victory over the Bucks on March 19 at Goal Heart.