After the French pivot assured that the competition “gives a hand” to three teams, including those from San Francisco, so that they reach the Playoffs, the league adopted measures.
They did not let her pass. The National Basketball Association (NBA) responded harshly to the accusation of the French pivot Rudy Gobert what were they about “Helping” a Golden State Warriors de Stephen Curry to classify the Playoffs.
After the defeat of The Minnesota Timberwolves by 100-107 before Phoenix Sunsthe player assured that “it’s hard for me to think they didn’t try to help the Warriors wino a los Sacramento Kings. It is so obvious“.
Given these statements, it was expected that the NBA would take a radical stance on the matter, and through its executive vice president, Joe Dumarsthe official decision against Gobert was known.
The NBA decision with Rudy Gobert
Through a statementthe competition announced that the French pivot “has been punished with the payment of $25 thousand dollars for public criticism of the officers”but he was not the only one sanctioned in Timberwolves.
Well, for this same concept, the NBA decided to punish, in addition to Gobert, the team’s coach, Chris Finchwith the payment of a fine for $15 thousand dollars. All 10 days before the end of the regular season.