NBA executive vice president of basketball operations Kiki Van De Weghe said Rivers had been fined for "directing inappropriate comments toward a fan". He will be out for at least six weeks and probably eight with the sprained knee he suffered in Monday's game against the Los Angeles Lakers.
With L.A. on its way to a 126-107 home loss to the Jazz last night, Austin Rivers confronted a courtside fan.
According to ClutchPoints reporter Tomar Azarly, Rivers claimed that this fan was cheering on the team for the first half of the game, but had a change of heart in the second as the team was losing.
Rivers certainly didn't give the fan a reason to chirp him, as the 25-year-old scored a team-high 25 points.
He then can be heard using an expletive while telling the fan to shut up.
With rumors of Doc Rivers also being on the hot seat amidst all of this, you can't help but wonder what on Earth is going on in Los Angeles.
"I didn't handle it the best way", Rivers said before the Clippers played the at. "This is the message I want to say". "But, at the end, I was sticking up for my teammate".
Friday, during one of the team's media availability sessions, Rivers expressed contrition for dressing down the court-side fan.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi would address three rallies today and it began in Bharuch, Surendranagar and Rajkot on Sunday. He further said: "A youngster Shehzad has exposed the rigging that is taking place in the Congress President Poll.
The Tigers wracked up 753 total yards of offense. "There was one play (where we) got a little greedy, but it is what it is". Troy Walters will be the Knights' interim coach, but the Knights and Cornhuskers agreed to let Frost coach the Peach Bowl.
It took him less than five minutes to throw two touchdown passes, or one more than he'd thrown in the last two games combined. In an identical situation to last week, the Jets had a first and goal at the one yard line late in the first quarter.
Lawyer Adly wrote that Shafiq wanted to leave the UAE for France, but was later told he would be taken to Egypt instead. Khaled Ali, a prominent Egyptian rights lawyer, has also voiced his intent to contest the 2018 elections.
The Sooners haven't been ranked worse than No. 5 since the selection committee unveiled their initial 2017 rankings in Week 10. For the upcoming playoff, with the rankings official, let's say there was an eight-team playoff in place.
Buckeyes quarterback JT Barret underwent arthroscopic surgery on his knee Sunday after getting hurt in Ohio State's win over MI . But if the Buckeyes capture their 36th conference title, they might need help to reach college football's final four.
His contract allows him to opt out after the 2020 season, which would guarantee only three seasons with his next team. Miami's season ended a little over two months ago, so the team has acted quickly to try to move its best player.