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Lakers fined $500000 for Paul George tampering, largest-ever penalty of its kind - Washington Post

The Los Angeles Lakers are going to have to pay for their interest in star forward Paul George. After an independent investigation, the NBA announced Thursday that it has fined the team $500,000 for tampering in communications centered around George ...and more »

Breaking Down How the Lakers Got Caught Violating the Anti-Tampering Rule - Sports Illustrated

Rob Pelinka and Magic Johnson have to pay up $500,000 after the NBA's accusations of tampering were upheld. By Michael McCann. August 31, 2017. The NBA fined the Los Angeles Lakers $500,000 on Thursday for tampering with the Indiana Pacers. Earlier ...and more »

Lakers are fined $500000 for tampering with Paul George - Los Angeles Times

Paul George has expressed a desire to join the Lakers, but he is on the Oklahoma City Thunder for the upcoming season. (Sue Ogrocki / Associated Press). As punishment for improper contact with Paul George , the NBA smacked the Lakers with the largest ...and more »

After being hit with a $500000 fine, Lakers are the butt of the joke that is tampering - Los Angeles Times

Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson and general manager Rob Pelinka sit courtside at Thomas and Mack Center for the Summer League opener against the Clippers. (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times). When the Lakers began remodeling ...and more »

Tampering or fair pursuit? 'Things get blurry all the time' - ESPN

Mention tampering, and questions about LeBron James' past, present and future seem to follow. @kingjames/Instagram. Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger · Email; comment. Sep 1, 2017. Dave McMenaminESPN Staff Writer. Close. Cavs and NBA writer for ...and more »

NBA fines Lakers for violating league's tampering rule - ESPN

The Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday were fined $500,000 for violating the NBA's anti-tampering rule after general manager Rob Pelinka was found to have had contact with Paul George's agent after the team had already been warned. The league said Pelinka ...and more »

Lakers hit with $500000 tampering fine for trying to recruit Paul George - New York Daily News

Magic Johnson and GM Rob Pelinka (r.), seen here with Kentavious Caldwell-Pope in July, are called out by NBA for trying to recruit Paul George out to Los Angeles. (Jae C. Hong/AP). BY Fran Kilinski. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Thursday, August 31, 2017, 1:44 ...and more »

Lakers fined $500000 for violating league's anti-tampering rules regarding Paul George - Yahoo Sports

The Los Angeles Lakers have been fined $500,000 by the NBA for violating the league's anti-tampering rules, the league announced Thursday. The conduct at issue involved Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka communicating with Oklahoma City Thunder star ...and more »

The Lakers Officially Get a Slap on the Wrist for Their Paul George Shenanigans - The Ringer (blog)

The NBA is fining the team $500,000 for tampering. It's safe to say the front-office duo of Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka won't be losing any sleep over that. By Paolo Uggetti Aug 31, 2017, 2:39pm EDT. Share Tweet Share. Share. The Lakers Officially ...and more »

NBA punishes Lakers for tampering but has history of letting players slide - ESPN

The Heat's Big Three started talking about teaming up in Miami long before July 2010. Steve Mitchell/USA TODAY Sports. Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger; Email; comment. Aug 31, 2017. Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger · Pinterest ...and more »