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

Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports

Thunderstruck the Sequal: The Redemption

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusMay 25, 2016
suspension

The suspension won’t matter for OKC

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusMay 23, 2016
Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports

Rebounding imperative to series

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusMay 19, 2016
Fajardo-Pool Photo via USA TODAY Sports

A Kiwi unlike any other

Cameron JourdanMay 17, 2016
Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports

Kanter showing that he’s worth his contract

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusMay 15, 2016
Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports

OKC discovers true potential in series win over SA

Thunder MobMay 13, 2016
Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports

Slim Reaper Returns In A Big Way

Parker Burnett - Editor/ColumnistMay 8, 2016
Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports

Accountability is the Key to Success

Cameron JourdanMay 7, 2016
westbrook durant

Leadership & Brotherhood OKC to promise land

Cameron JourdanApril 28, 2016

Copyright © 2012-15 ThunderObsessed.com