Posted Jan 19, 2013 10:12 PM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Dallas Mavericks forward Shawn Marion has been fined $25,000 by the NBA for publicly criticizing the officiating.
Marion was quoted after the Mavericks' 117-114 overtime loss to Oklahoma City on Friday as saying that "it's hard to beat anybody when you're playing five on eight."
Thunder All-Star Kevin Durant was given 21 free throws, making all of them, in his career-high, 52-point night.
The penalty was announced Saturday by executive vice president of operations Stu Jackson.
|GameTime: D'Antoni on Kobe's Return|
Lakers coach Mike D'Antoni and the GameTime crew react to the news that Kobe Bryant will return to the lineup Sunday against the Raptors.
|Friday's Top 10|
Countdown the top ten plays from Friday night.
|Kyle Korver Postgame|
Kyle Korver talks postgame after making NBA history with 90 consecutive games with a made 3-pointer.
Check out the highlights from James Harden and Dwight Howard who combined for 56 points in the Rockets win over the Warriors.
|Through the Lens: Iman Shumpert Slam |
Watch Iman Shumpert's serious slam through the lens of the phantom cam.