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Grizzlies' Allen suspended for kick to face

POSTED: Nov 19, 2013 5:23 PM ET

Official release


— Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen has been suspended one game without pay for kicking Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers in the face, it was announced Tuesday by Rod Thorn, President, Basketball Operations.

The incident, for which Allen was assessed a Flagrant Foul 2 and ejected, occurred with 1:51 remaining in the first quarter of the Grizzlies' 106-102 win over the Clippers on Monday, Nov. 18, at Staples Center.

Memphis' Tony Allen Suspended

Allen will serve his suspension on Wednesday, Nov. 20, when the Grizzlies play the Golden State Warriors at Oracle Arena.