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Hornets' Miles Bridges fined $50K for throwing mouthpiece into stands

The incident occurred after the Charlotte forward received 2 technical fouls and was ejected in a 132-103 loss to the Hawks.

Miles Bridges had his frustration boil over following an ejection in Charlotte's loss to Atlanta.

NEW YORK — Charlotte Hornets forward Miles Bridges has been fined $50,000 for throwing his mouthpiece into the spectator stands, which resulted in the mouthpiece striking a fan, it was announced today by Byron Spruell, President, League Operations.

The incident occurred after Bridges received two technical fouls and was ejected in Charlotte’s 132-103 loss to the Atlanta Hawks on April 13 at State Farm Arena.