Charlotte Hornets' Dwight Howard fined $35,000 for obscene gesture

Official release

Nov 25, 2017 3:28 PM ET

NEW YORK -- Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard has been fined $35,000 for making an obscene gesture on the playing court, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.

The incident occurred with 4:25 remaining in the 2nd quarter of the Hornets’ 100-99 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday, Nov. 24 at Quicken Loans Arena.


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