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Celtics head coach Doc Rivers fined

Posted Feb 7 2009 6:31PM

New York -- Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers has been fined $15,000 for verbal abuse of game officials, it was announced today by Stu Jackson, NBA Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.

Rivers was fined for his action following the Celtics 110-109 OT loss to the visiting Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday, Jan. 5 at TD Banknorth Garden.

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