Kyrie Irving Fined $25,000 for Telling Fan to “Suck My D–k” after Team Win Against 76ers
Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving has gotten himself in some trouble and was fined $25,000 by the NBA. The 25-year-old former Cleveland Cavaliers player took responsibility for a profane outburst directed at a fan in Philadelphia who yelled at him and referenced LeBron James during Friday’s game against the 76ers.
When a heckler asked him “Where’s LeBron?” after the Celtics defeated the Philadelphia 76ers, Kyrie responded saying “Suck my d–k,” which can be seen on video below:
Kyrie Irving was fined $25K for this… pic.twitter.com/agNi2yy2wl
— Ballislife.com (@Ballislife) October 22, 2017
Kyrie revealed that he talked to the league office about his outburst on Saturday but was waiting to hear if he would be fined and when he was asked if he regretted the the remark, he stated no:
Kyrie Irving acknowledged a profane outburst to a Philly fan that yelled at him about LeBron James on Friday. Does he regret it? “Hell no.” pic.twitter.com/NDDKeh94Kt
— Chris Forsberg (@ESPNForsberg) October 21, 2017