Click here to Skip to main content
LATEST HEADLINES - NBA NEWS

Marvin and Shawne Williams suspended after Friday's flare up


Posted Jan 29 2011 2:39PM

NEW YORK, January 29, 2011 -- The Atlanta Hawks' Marvin Williams has been suspended two games without pay for throwing punches and fighting with the New York Knicks' Shawne Williams, it was announced today by Stu Jackson, NBA Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations. Shawne Williams has been suspended one game without pay for throwing a punch during the altercation.

The incident occurred with 43.7 seconds remaining in the fourth period of the Hawks' 111-102 win over the Knicks at Philips Arena in Atlanta.

Marvin Williams will serve his suspension during the Hawks' next two games: tonight at the Dallas Mavericks and Wednesday, February 2 vs. the Toronto Raptors. Shawne Williams will serve his suspension tomorrow when the Knicks play host to the Detroit Pistons.

SEARCH NEWS
LATEST VIDEOS
photoGameTime: Learning from the Czar
Former NBA player Pooh Jeter talks about what it's like to learn from and play for coach Mike Fratello.
photoGameTime: Sekou's FIBA Update
Sekou Smith gives an update on the situation in the Ukraine and talks about team USA's play.
photoFIBA: Day Three Wrap
Check out the best basketball that summer has to offer in the FIBA Day Three Wrap.
photoSeason Top 10: John Wall
Relive the top 10 plays from the 2013-14 NBA season from Wizards' guard John Wall.
photoSeason Top 10: DeMar DeRozan
Relive the top 10 plays from the 2013-14 NBA season from Raptors' guard DeMar DeRozan.

Copyright © NBA Media Ventures, LLC. All rights reserved. No portion of NBA.com may be duplicated, redistributed or manipulated in any form. By accessing any information beyond this page, you agree to abide by the Privacy Policy / Your California Privacy Rights and Terms of Use. | Ad Choices Ad Choices

NBA.com is part of Turner Sports Digital, part of the Turner Sports & Entertainment Digital Network.