Thursday , Apr , 01 , 2010 C.Y. Ellis

Fortson suspended by NBA

New York, NY (Sports Network) – Seattle SuperSonics forward Danny Fortson was
suspended one game by the NBA for verbally abusing a game official and failure
to leave the court in a timely manner following an ejection.

Fortson knocked over a water cooler after being ejected with 9:13 remaining in
the fourth quarter of Seattle’s 106-90 win over the Utah Jazz on December 9.

He served the suspension during Seattle’s 123-104 loss to the Sacramento Kings
on Saturday night.