Grizzlies' Zach Randolph suspended for Game 7 for punching Thunder's Steven Adams
The NBA suspended Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph for one game without pay for punching Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams during Game 6 of the teams' first-round series, the league announced.
Randolph will not play in Game 7 in Oklahoma City pm Saturday night.
Randolph first elbowed Adams in the stomach with his left elbow, then he hit Adams with his right hand in the jaw with 6:42 left in the fourth quarter.
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