denverpost.com 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic fined $25,000 for using derogatory, offensive language

Nuggets center Nikola Jokic has been fined $25,000 by the NBA for using derogatory and offensive language during his postgame interview on Oct. 31 after Denver beat Chicago at the United Center. Jokics comments on Wendell Carter Jr. are what prompted the fine from the NBA. Jokics fine was announced by Kiki VanDeWeghe, who is Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations with the NBA. This story is breaking news and will be updated.

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