Pacers forward Paul George fined $35,000 by NBA

NEW YORK (AP) Indiana Pacers forward Paul George was fined $35,000 by the NBA on Saturday for public criticism of officiating and using profanity in a live television interview.

George made the comments following the Pacers' 104-97 home victory over Brooklyn on Saturday night.

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