Basketball

Dwight Howard of Charlotte Hornets fined $35,000 for obscene gesture

NEW YORK — Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard has been fined $35,000 for making an obscene gesture toward Cleveland Cavaliers fans. The NBA announced the fine Saturday. Howard was captured on video mimicking a sexual act in the second quarter of the Hornets’ 100-99 loss to the Cavaliers on Friday night. A 14-year veteran and […]

Basketball

Josh Jackson of Phoenix Suns fined $35,000 for hand gesture toward fan

The NBA has fined Phoenix Suns rookie forward Josh Jackson $35,000 for making a hand gesture toward a fan that appeared to mimic pulling a trigger. The league announced the penalty Tuesday, saying that Jackson was fined for “making a menacing gesture on the playing court and directing inappropriate language” toward the fan. The incident […]

Football

Bournemouth fined £35,000 by FA for anti-doping breach

Bournemouth accepted the FA’s anti-doping charge after breaching Rule 14 (d). Bournemouth have been fined £35,000 after admitting a breach of Football Association anti-doping rules. The Premier League side were charged after failing to ensure their club whereabouts information was accurate on three occasions. Clubs are required to provide accurate details of training sessions and […]

Football

Manchester City fined £35,000 for breaching FA anti-doping rules

Manchester City are currently second in the Premier League Manchester City have been fined £35,000 after admitting a breach of the Football Association’s anti-doping rules, the governing body has said. Clubs are required to provide accurate details of training sessions and player whereabouts so they are available for testing at all times. City failed to […]