Kings forward Matt Barnes fined $15,000 by NBA

NEW YORK (AP) Sacramento Kings forward Matt Barnes has been fined $15,000 for directing inappropriate language toward game officials.

The NBA announced the fine Thursday.

The incident occurred following the Kings' 108-96 overtime loss at Miami on Tuesday night.

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