Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Tiebreaker Times

Basketball

TNT-Phoenix game results in hefty fines, Louie Alas, referee suspension

Besides the PHP 50,000 tab handed to Calvin Abueva for his hit on Terrence Jones last Sunday, a number of players, coaches, a team official, and a referee were also punished by the league.

Terrence Jones was given a PHP 50,000 fine for “hitting the groin area” of Abueva. Jones though was not called for anything for that hit.

Moreover, he an additional PHP 20,000 bill for making contact with a referee afterward.

The referee who was right in front of Jones and Abueva, Bing Oliva, was suspended for 10 days without pay for missing the incident, which would have merited a flagrant two foul.

Earlier in the contest, members of TNT and Phoenix were not absolved by the league for their roles in a bench-clearing confrontation early in the game.

David and Anthony Semerad were slapped with PHP 20,000 fines for their role in the altercation; Alex Mallari and Don Trollano were handed a PHP 5,000 bill for their flagrant-one fouls; and Rob Dozier, Jason Perkins, and Jayson Castro a light PHP 1,000 fine each for verbal altercation.

TNT consultant Mark Dickel was given a bill totaling PHP 21,000 for throwing the ball at an official and for disrespectfully addressing an official.

TNT assistant manager Miguel Fernandez was handed a PHP 10,000 tab for approaching the technical table.

On the other hand, Phoenix head coach Louie Alas was handed a PHP 20,000 tab and a suspension of two games for being involved in an altercation with some TNT players last Sunday.

The outspoken mentor will miss Phoenix’s game against Meralco on June 7 and Rain or Shine on June 9.

#ReadMore  Helterbrand giving fans joy while he still can

The fines will head to the Players’ Trust Fund.

Written By

Tiebreaker Times Logo

You May Also Like

Basketball

Simon Enciso saw his hard work in the PBA bubble aptly rewarded. The 5-foot-10 gunslinger happily shared via Instagram on Wednesday morning (Manila time)...

Basketball

The Gilas band will be back together. Allyn Bulanadi signed a one-year extension with the Gilas Pilipinas program, Sunday evening. And for the 23-year-old...

Basketball

Mike Nieto will continue as a full-time Gilas Pilipinas Cadet for this year. The 6-foot-2 guard out of Ateneo de Manila University has signed...

Basketball

Cyrus Baguio is calling it quits after 17 years. The celebrated cager – known by many as ‘Skyrus’ due to his acrobatic shot-creating –...

Basketball

NorthPort made it clear that Jervy Cruz remains a big part of its plans moving forward, as the Batang Pier management gave the grizzled...

Basketball

Despite not getting to win the PBA Season 45 Most Improved Player award, Justin Chua still hit the jackpot. Chua, who is in Inspire...

Basketball

After locking up JR Quinahan, Raul Soyud, and Mike Miranda, NLEX secured the rest of its free agents, Thursday at its main office in...

Basketball

Raymar Jose feels immensely grateful after recently signing a one-year extension with Meralco, becoming the latest big man to receive a new contract in...

Advertisement