The league said Tuesday that Green was fined $35,000 for comments on social media that "impugned the integrity of National Basketball Association officiating". Only 340,000 people watched a March 23 game between Orlando and Atlanta on TNT, and the games broadcast by NFL Network that same weekend (one of them featuring former Heisman Trophy victor Johnny Manziel ) drew fewer than 300,000 viewers.
The Frenchman, who last season claimed he was victim of racial abuse at the same stadium, then took to Facebook to express his contempt for the fans who targeted him and Kean due to their skin color. Kean responded to the jeers by scoring a handsome goal which gave Juventus a 2-0 lead. Afterwards, Kean posted a message on Instagram with a photo of his celebration and a caption which read: "The best way to respond to racism #notoracism".
Well, Wizards ticket reps heard all about fans' displeasure with the executive, and they were ready to let people know seats are still available if they wanted to recommit to the team now that Grunfeld is gone. Buford and Boston's Danny Ainge, all of whom brought at least one National Basketball Association championship to their respective franchise. Grunfeld oversaw several key transactions during his tenure.
In spite of a spirited team performance from United, Nuno Espirito Santo's Wolves team turned the game on its head thanks to an equaliser from Diogo Jota and an unfortunate own goal from Chris Smalling . "For 10 minutes after they equalised we seemed flustered but then we got back into it and but for their keeper we should have won this game". But they were unable to hold onto the lead as Jota struck after 25 minutes.
Chances are the league will fold in the coming days, before any of their teams finish their regular season slate. Spurrier previously told NFL.com that his hope is at least 20 of his players would get the call to the NFL , and Polian reinforced that stance from a league-wide perspective.
Meanwhile, the Frenchman also shared his views on Raphael Varane , amidst rumours that the World Cup victor had asked for a move away from Santiago Bernabeu. "No, [those comments don't] really concern me because my thought of action then is to sit down and speak to Paul and I've had my chat with Paul and we're fine", the Norwegian said.