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NBA fines LA Clippers $50,000 for Doc Rivers' comments on Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard

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Doc Rivers (NBA Getty Images)

NEW YORK, May 31, 2019 - The NBA announced today that it has fined the LA Clippers $50,000 for violating the league's anti-tampering rule. The fine is in response to comments regarding the Toronto Raptors' Kawhi Leonard made by Head Coach Glenn "Doc" Rivers in a recent television appearance.

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