NEW YORK – Toronto Raptors ahead Serge Ibaka has been suspended three video games with out pay and Cleveland Cavaliers ahead Marquese Chriss has been suspended one recreation with out pay for his or her involvement in a battle throughout final evening’s recreation between the Raptors and the Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Area. The incident occurred with zero:01 remaining within the third quarter of the Cavaliers’126-101 victory over the Raptors.
Ibaka’s suspension was based mostly on his instigation of the bodily altercation, throwing a punch at Chriss, and his prior historical past of combating throughout NBA video games. Chriss’s suspension was based mostly on throwing a punch at Ibaka.
Chriss will serve his suspension tonight when the Cavaliers go to the Philadelphia 76ers at Effectively Fargo Middle, whereas Ibaka will start serving his suspension on Thursday when the Raptors host the Los Angeles Lakers.
The battle occurred with zero:01 remaining within the third quarter on Monday evening.