Bulls' Lopez, Raptors' Ibaka ejected after trading punches - Antigua Observer

The heated exchange erupted when Raptors center Serge Ibaka (right) grabbed the ball and threw an elbow near the back of Bulls center Robin Lopez. Punches were thrown as a brawl broke out on the court between Bulls and Raptors players with 3:58 ...

Raptors lose Ibaka – Lucas Nogueira needs a chance - Raptors Rapture

The Raptors' Serge Ibaka won't play against the Miami Heat on Thursday night. Here's a chance for Lucas Nogueira to regain his spot in the rotation. The Serge Ibaka/Robin Lopez scuffle (I can't call it a fight; no punches landed) grabbed headlines all ...

Off the wire - Arkansas Online

NBA rebounding leader Hassan Whiteside is listed as probable for Miami's game against Toronto today, despite a laceration on his right hand that needed 13 stitches to repair. Whiteside was hurt late in Miami's victory over Phoenix on Tuesday. He had a ...

Bulls supportive of Robin Lopez after one-game suspension following Serge Ibaka scrap - Comcast SportsNet Chicago

Although the punches didn't connect, the NBA was not going to take the Robin Lopez-Serge Ibaka confrontation lightly, suspending each one game Wednesday afternoon. Lopez served his time in the Bulls' surprising 117-95 win over the Detroit Pistons at ...

Ibaka, Lopez get one-game suspensions for swinging punches - Rappler

ORDER ON THE COURT. Robin Lopez and Serge Ibaka let their hands fly on the court, and will now have to miss a game. File photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images/AFP. NEW YORK, USA - Chicago Bulls center Robin Lopez and Toronto Raptors forward ...

No Robin Lopez? No problem as Bulls romp past Pistons - Chicago Tribune

Word from the NBA office that center Robin Lopez would be unavailable to the Bulls for their game against the Pistons on Wednesday night came as a surprise to absolutely no one. When you exchange punches the way Lopez did with the Raptors' Serge ...

#FeedonThis: Breaking down the Lopez-Ibaka fight in Toronto - WGN-TV

CHICAGO - Every now and then, a minor skirmish breaks out at an NBA game. Sometimes it turns into a boxing match. On Tuesday, Robin Lopez and Serge Ibaka engaged in something that would fall in the middle. The Bulls Center and Raptors forward got ...

PJ Tucker key to Raptors' late comeback over Bulls - Standard Freeholder

Raptors forward P.J. Tucker (centre) defends with Bulls forwards Paul Zipser (16) and Cristiano Felicio (6) on the court during NBA action in Toronto on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. (Veronica Henri/Toronto Sun). Tweet · Bookmark and Share. Change text size ...

NBA Suspends Raptors' Serge Ibaka, Bulls' Robin Lopez One Game For Fight - NESN.com

The NBA has decided to suspend both Toronto Raptors forward Serge Ibaka and Chicago Bulls center Robin Lopez one game without pay for their roles in the fight during Tuesday night's game at Air Canada Centre, according to ESPN and media reports.

Raptors visit Heat in potential playoff preview - Yahoo Sports

MIAMI -- When the Toronto Raptors visit the Miami Heat on Thursday night, it will be a possible first-round playoff preview. Each team has 11 games remaining on its schedule, so there's a lot that has yet to be decided. But it is certainly conceivable ...

Bulls have Robin Lopez's back in wake of his suspension - Chicago Sun-Times

“I'm expecting to be suspended,'' he said very matter-of-factly Tuesday night, following his role in a fight between himself and Toronto forward Serge Ibaka. The only question the Bulls big man had was how many games? He got his answer, and his ...

Bulls' Lopez Suspended One Game For Fighting - MyStateline.com

CHICAGO - Bulls center Robin Lopez has been suspended one game after his altercation with Serge Ibaka in the Bulls-Raptors game Tuesday night. Lopez, and Ibaka were battling for rebound positioning when pushing and shoving led to an exchange of ...

Bulls' Lopez, Raptors' Ibaka suspended 1 game - WFMZ Allentown

Chicago Bulls center Robin Lopez and Toronto forward Serge Ibaka each have been suspended one game for their roles in a fight during the Raptors' 122-120 overtime victory on Tuesday. Toronto assistant Jamaal Magloire was also fined $15,000 for ...

SPORTS BRIEFS: Robin Lopez, Serge Ibaka get 1-game suspensions for fighting - Columbia Missourian

Toronto Raptors' Serge Ibaka, center, strikes Chicago Bulls' Robin Lopez, left, during a scuffle in the second half of Tuesday's game in Toronto. prev. next. NEW YORK — Chicago's Robin Lopez and Toronto's Serge Ibaka have both been suspended one ...

Miami Heat vs. Toronto Raptors - 3/23/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction - Sports Chat Place (blog)

The Toronto Raptors and Miami Heat meet Thursday in NBA action at the American Airlines Arena. The Toronto Raptors look to stay in the running for the third seed after winning five of their last eight games. The Toronto Raptors are averaging 107.1 ...

A Lion King is born: The origin of Justin Anderson's nickname 'Simba' - Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia

Justin Anderson came to Philadelphia with a nickname he has had since childhood. There's no secret meaning. "Simba" is from exactly what it sounds like -- the Disney blockbuster "The Lion King." Anderson was only a year old when the film was released ...

Watch: Serge Ibaka, Robin Lopez suspended for throwing wild haymakers in NBA brawl - TVNZ

Chicago's Robin Lopez and Toronto's Serge Ibaka have both been suspended one game without pay by the NBA for fighting. Both Lopez and Ibaka were ejected after throwing punches after a heated exchange in the NBA match. Source: SKY. Lopez and ...

With Tucker and Ibaka, Casey finally has Raptors team that's willing to be physical - Toronto Sun

Dwane Casey may not share Brian Burke's extended vocabulary, but the Raptors head coach has been asking for the same thing from his team that Burke famously demanded some 81/2 years ago when Burke took over the Maple Leafs. In his introduction to ...

Robin Lopez suspended one game, Bulls call up Cameron Payne - Pippen Ain't Easy

After his role in a brawl with Serge Ibaka on Tuesday night, Robin Lopez was suspended a game by the NBA on Wednesday. The Chicago Bulls also made a roster move before tip-off against the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday. Chicago Bulls center Robin ...

Robin Lopez, Serge Ibaka each suspended one game after fist fight - Sporting News

March 22, 2017 6:23pm EDT March 22, 2017 6:23pm EDT Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Toronto Raptors, English, Robin Lopez, NBA For starting a mini brawl during the Bulls visit with the Raptors, Lopez and Ibaka were both ejected from the game.