Bulls’ Hinrich suspended; Suns coach Gentry fined
Chicago Bulls guard Kirk Hinrich has been suspended one game
without pay by the NBA for making contact with a referee.
The NBA also announced Saturday that Phoenix Suns coach Alvin
Gentry has been fined $25,000 for improper conduct toward a referee
and for failing to leave the court in a timely manner after his
Hinrich’s infraction took place with 4:43 left in the Bulls’
108-95 loss at Miami on Friday night. He will miss Chicago’s game
at Memphis on Tuesday night.
Gentry’s incident also occurred Friday night, with 5:06 left in
Phoenix’s 102-96 loss at home to the Los Angeles Lakers.