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.

Click to add a comment
0 comments
Thunder Thoughts
@thunderobsessed

Founder & Editor-in-Chief. Member of the Professional Basketball Writers Association.

More in Thunder Thoughts

kids-struggling-to-write

Do you want to write for Thunder Obsessed?

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusJune 22, 2015
Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Missing the playoffs about more than just basketball

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusMay 16, 2015
Donovan wins over media, now to win games

Donovan wins over media, now to win games

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusMay 1, 2015
Donovan would be absurd to pass up Thunder job

Donovan would be absurd to pass up Thunder job

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusApril 29, 2015
Presti flying solo on coaching search and that's a good thing

Presti flying solo on coaching search and that’s a good thing

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusApril 29, 2015
Should OKC re-sign Enes Kanter?

Should OKC re-sign Enes Kanter?

Brady TranthamApril 28, 2015
Brooks' dismissal was more about what he didn't do

Brooks’ dismissal was more about what he didn’t do

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusApril 23, 2015
AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee

5 choices to replace Scott Brooks

Parker Burnett - ColumnistApril 22, 2015
Report: UConn's Kevin Ollie being "seriously considered" for OKC job

Kevin Ollie to the Thunder? No. Maybe? What?

Chuck Chaney - Editor EmeritusApril 22, 2015

Copyright © 2012-15 ThunderObsessed.com