Pistons Coach Stan Van Gundy Fined $25K For Criticizing LeBron & Refs
On Sunday, The Detroit Pistons played in their 1st playoff game since 2009, facing off against the #1 seed Cleveland Cavaliers, a game they loss by a score of 106-101.
During a mid-game interview, Stan Van Gundy had this to say about how the refs were handling Lebron.
“LeBron’s LeBron. They’re not going to call offensive fouls on him, he gets to do what he wants,” Van Gundy complained.
On Monday, the NBA dropped the hammer on him, fining him $25,000 for his comments.
NBA announces Stan Van Gundy has been fined $25,000 for public criticism of officiating during Game 1. pic.twitter.com/OyS6PCNF7d
— NBA on ESPN (@ESPNNBA) April 19, 2016