Oakley, Reid Suspended One Game
NEW YORK (AP) _ Milwaukee’s J.R. Reid and Toronto’s Charles Oakley were suspended for one game and fined $7,500 by the NBA on Sunday.
Reid must sit out Milwaukee’s game at Atlanta on Monday. Oakley will miss Toronto’s game at Charlotte on Monday.
Reid was fined and suspended for hitting Toronto’s Antonio Davis in the face with 4:59 remaining in the second quarter of Milwaukee’s 118-97 victory. Davis was also fined $5,000 for fighting with Reid.
Oakley was fined and suspended for failing to leave the court in a timely manner following his ejection after committing a flagrant foul with 4:47 remaining in the second quarter and for extreme unsportsmanlike conduct.