Warriors getting Thompson back for Game 4, but Durant remains out
Warriors getting Thompson back for Game 4, but Durant remains out
Warriors’ Co-Owner Mark Stevens Banned For 1 Year, Fined $500K For Shoving Raptors’ Kyle Lowry
15 June, 2019, 05:19
"I think there's a good chance that he plays in Game 5 or 6".
The billionaire apologized after the league announced the punishment Thursday.
The Raptors are competing against the California-based Golden State Warriors for the championship win, which will be decided later this month, and the station's programs director Elroy Smith declared it his "joy" to blacklist the star. We're extremely disappointed in his actions and, along with Mr Stevens, offer our honest apology to Kyle Lowry and the Toronto Raptors organisation for this unfortunate misconduct.
Lowry had dived into the crowd to reach for a loose ball during the fourth quarter.
Stevens shoved Lowry in the upper body, and Lowry said he repeated a vulgar phrase to him about four times during the brief incident.
The incident overshadowed a breakout game for Lowry.
Players and commentators have also taken Lowry's side. It's been a competitive finals. There was as much buzz about Lowry's dust-up with the fan as his offense.
"He controls a lot of the pace for them", said Warriors guard Stephen Curry, who had a career playoff-high 47 points.
Stevens is venture capitalist who joined the ownership group in 2013, according to Axios, who first identified him as the perpetrator.
The final game of the 2019 NBA Finals will take place on June 16.
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"But if there's a risk, we would rather give him the next couple of days to continue to heal and hopefully have him out there for Game 4", the experienced coach said.
"There's absolutely no place in our handsome game for that AT ALL", James wrote on Instagram. "There's so many issues here...."
The Warriors have been hit with several injuries.
Lowry, among others, had called for a lifetime ban for the fan, though the league did not go that far.
Westbrook also was touched by a young fan who was seated courtside at another game, and reacted calmly. Dolan told the fan he was rude, asked if he wanted to come to any more games and then told him to "enjoy watching them on TV". And earlier in these playoffs, Raptors fan Drake actually massaged Toronto coach Nick Nurse's shoulders during play - to the dismay of the league.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the league has "redoubled" efforts to make sure that fans understand what conduct is appropriate and what isn't.
A Raptors fan accused of making a vulgar comment about the wife of National Basketball Association star Stephen Curry on live television has now been charged.
Warriors officials confirmed to a reporter for The Athletic that Stevens was the man who shoved Lowry.
"People who sit courtside, they might get in on the action", Lowry said.
This was no laughing matter, and the Raptors were stunned to learn that Stevens was part of the Warriors' organization.
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