Joel Przybilla Gets Suspended for Throwing Ball at Referee During Clippers vs. Bucks (Video)
It’s been a rough few weeks for NBA referees. You will recall, last week Toronto Raptors forward Amir Johnson randomly decided to throw his mouthpiece at an official during a game against the Portland Trail Blazers. He was subsequently suspended one game for being dumb.
On Saturday night, possibly innocently, Milwaukee Bucks center Joel Przybilla threw a basketball at a referee with less than two minutes remaining in Saturday’s loss to the Los Angeles Clippers.
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Przybilla was suspended for one game less than 24 hours later. Did he even mean to hit the referee? The NBA doesn't know or care, apparently.