Kyrie Irving has actually been struck with yet another fine this season … this time, the Brooklyn Nets super star will need to spend $50,000 for breaking the league’s health and wellness procedures.
As we formerly reported, the NBA was examining video of a maskless Irving going to a personal birthday celebration for his sis previously today, which protests the league’s COVID-19 policy.
The guideline mentions gamers cannot go to indoor occasions going beyond 15 individuals.
The Association bied far its penalty Friday … and while KI was struck with the $50k fine, he will likewise surrender video game look for the 2 video games he missed out on following the celebration, which totals up to $816,898, according to expert Bobby Marks.
It’s not the very first time Irving has actually needed to take out his wallet this season … he was fined $25k for declining to talk to the media.
The most current advancement contributes to the drama-filled season for Irving — who went MIA on the Nets recently for “personal reasons.”
Irving will have the ability to go back to the group as early as Saturday — as long as he continues to evaluate unfavorable for COVID — however whether he in fact appears is a various concern.