Brooklyn Nets' Allen Crabbe fined $15,000 for throwing ball

Official release

NEW YORK — Brooklyn Nets guard/forward Allen Crabbe has been fined $15,000 for violating the rule prohibiting players from throwing any item, including the game ball, at the basket stanchion, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.

The incident, for which Crabbe was assessed a technical foul and ejected, occurred with 4:31 remaining in the fourth quarter of the Nets’ 110-90 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday, Dec. 4 at Philips Arena.