CHICAGO — The NBA has fined Chicago Bulls guard Rajon Rondo $25,000 for trying to journey Boston Celtics ahead Jae Crowder from the bench in Recreation three of their first-spherical collection.
The league introduced the positive hours earlier than Recreation four ideas off on Sunday.
The incident occurred with 31.1 seconds remaining within the first quarter on Friday.
Crowder jawed on the Bulls’ bench after hitting a jumper and Rondo — sidelined by a damaged proper thumb — prolonged his leg as Crowder walked by.
The highest-seeded Celtics went on to win 104-87 after dropping the primary two video games at house. Rondo stated afterward he was merely stretching his leg.