NBA Fines Kidd $20K for 'Blind' Comment

NBA Fines Kidd $20K for 'Blind' Comment

There are 2 comments on the WQXI-AM Atlanta story from Dec 27, 2006, titled NBA Fines Kidd $20K for 'Blind' Comment. In it, WQXI-AM Atlanta reports that:

By TOM CANAVAN AP Sports Writer Wednesday, December 27, 2006 Jason Kidd was fined $20,000 by the NBA on Wednesday for a postgame rant in which he referred to officials Jim Clark, Tom Washington and Eric Lewis ...

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drennie

Lansing, MI

#1 Dec 28, 2006
did anybody notice the 'no call' when mikey moore tripped tayshaun prince? do you think he just fell?so if carter makes the shot,(which by the way was a wide open one) do the pistons then call foul? come on boys, get over it.
nevada

Decatur, IL

#2 Dec 28, 2006
Why is it that every time someone complains about the officiating in the NBA their answer is to fine someone. I thought people in this country are entitled to their opinion. I realize the NBA doesnt live by the same rules as the rest of us do, but come on. Are they afraid of the truth? I dont think they are biased enough to choose who wins and loses, but the officiating is just plain BAD. Your "superstars" can play 40+ minutes and maybe get 3-4 fouls and a sub can come in and play the same way and get 3 fouls in 5 minutes. It is so bad sometimes even the announcers are at a loss for words. I woder if they get fined too for pointing out bad officiating. I used to like the NBA, But now I might watch just the last few minutes of a game because the rest just does'nt matter. The NBA needs to fix the problem and then maybe people will quit complaining about it!!!

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