Thunder Thoughts

NBA Fine Randolph, not Perkins

NBA Fine Randolph, not Perkins

Last Wednesday in Oklahoma City’s 107-97 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, Zach Randolph and Kendrick Perkins were ejected late in the fourth quarter. An incident happened near the locker rooms which caused the NBA to investigate the issues. It was more or less about how they should take it outside of the arena. The two were separated, that was the end of it.

After five days of investigation by the NBA, Zach Randolph has been fined $25,000 for his part in the altercation.

Both players down played the incident. However, other people near the incident say otherwise.  Sources inside the arena, and near the locker rooms say that Perkins went to the locker room. Randolph started to, but then went running at Perkins. That’s where the two began shouting and had to be separated. If you’ve never been near the locker rooms, you have to go PAST the visitor’s locker room to get to the Thunder locker room. That’s probably where Randolph’s fine came from, most likely instigating the incident more.

Looking for Oklahoma City Thunder tickets? Thunder Digest has you covered at Totallytickets.com! We invite you to follow Thunder Digest on Twitter and like Thunder Digest on Facebook. Our Podcast is on iTunes. We also have a Thunder Digest Instagram account if you love fun Thunder photography!
Thunder Thoughts
@thunder_digest

Founder & Editor-in-Chief. Member of the Professional Basketball Writers Association.

More in Thunder Thoughts

8171097_G

Sam Presti knows exactly where he stands today

Mike AndrewsAugust 4, 2016
Associated Press

Presti breaks form, smiles as Westbrook is announced

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusAugust 4, 2016
image

Loyalty and trust make up Russell Westbrook

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusAugust 4, 2016
Singler490898708

Kyle Singler can only go up from last season

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusAugust 3, 2016
Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports

There’s admiration and respect for Kanter’s political stand

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusJuly 30, 2016
Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

While a longest of shots, give OKC a chance at the All-Star game

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusJuly 22, 2016
russell westbrook time

It’s Russell Westbrook Time

Cameron JourdanJuly 8, 2016
Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Loyalty and Legacy aren’t synonymous

Brady TranthamJuly 7, 2016
the best that never was

The team that never was

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusJuly 6, 2016

Copyright © 2012-15 ThunderObsessed.com