NBA fines Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving $25K for verbal altercation with Cavaliers fan

Jan 20, 2022

The NBA fined Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving $25,000 for obscene language directed toward a Cavaliers fan during the team’s recent game at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland.

The incident, which occurred after a Cavaliers fan heckled Irving, happened with 4:19 remaining in the second quarter of the Nets’ 114-107 loss to the Cleveland on Jan. 17.

Source: USA Today (Photo by Ken Blaze)