Altercation With Thunder's Ibaka, Costs Barnes $25,000
By: Curtis Fitzpatrick, FOX 25 Sports Anchor/Reporter - bio | email
Following his altercation with the Oklahoma City Thunder's Serge Ibaka, Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes gets slapped with a $25,000 fine by the NBA for failing to leave the court in a timely manner and using inappropriate language on Twitter. Barnes sent out the tweet shortly after the incident. Barnes and Ibaka were both ejected from the game. Oklahoma City native Blake Griffin was hit with a technical foul.