Mavs' Marion fined $25K ripping refs Dallas Mavericks forward Shawn Marion is fined 25K by the NBA for publicly criticizing the officiating. By AP Feed FoxSports Jan 19, 2013 at 12:00a ET Dallas Mavericks forward Shawn Marion has been fined $25,000 by the NBA for publicly criticizing the officiating. Marion was quoted after the Mavericks' 117-114 overtime loss to Oklahoma City on Friday as saying that ''it's hard to beat anybody when you're playing five on eight.'' Thunder All-Star Kevin Durant was given 21 free throws, making all of them, in his career-high, 52-point night. The penalty was announced Saturday by executive vice president of operations Stu Jackson.