Monday , Nov , 27 , 2006 C.Y. Ellis

Hornets’ Jackson fined

New York, NY (Sports Network) – Hornets guard Bobby Jackson was fined $20,000
by the NBA on Monday for verbal abuse of game officials and failing to leave
the court in a timely manner upon ejection during Saturday’s 85-73 loss at
Dallas.

The incident occurred with 2:18 left in the third quarter. Jackson picked up a
pair of technicals and then had to be restrained by teammates from going after
referee Derek Richardson.

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