League suspends Bucks' Sanders for fracas against Pacers
By Official release
Posted Apr 20 2012 6:09PM
NEW YORK -- Milwaukee Bucks forward Larry Sanders has been suspended two games without pay for initiating an altercation, failing to leave the court in a timely manner and actions following his ejection -- all during the Bucks' 118-109 loss to the Indiana Pacers Thursday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. The suspension was announced today by Stu Jackson, NBA Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.
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In addition, the Pacers' Danny Granger and David West have both been fined $25,000 for instigating and adding to the escalation of an on-court incident, which occurred with 3:29 remaining in the fourth quarter.
Sanders will serve his suspension during the Bucks' next two games:
Saturday versus the New Jersey Nets and Monday against the Toronto Raptors.