Celtics forward Kevin Garnett has been suspended for Game 2 of Boston’s first-round playoff series against the Heat for landing an elbow to the face of Miami’s Quentin Richardson in a fourth-quarter fracas during Saturday’s Game 1.
The announcement was made Sunday by Stu Jackson, NBA executive vice president, basketball operations.
Richardson was fined $25,000 for his role in the altercation.-Full Story
This just plain stinks, Although KG was somewhat of the aggressor in this situation he was looking to protect Paul Pierce. KG was a physical force during the third quarter and a key to game.