Don’t talk bad about the NBA refs, or you’ll pay a price…
Marcus Smart unfortunately learned there is no room for criticizing officials in the NBA, it’s a sensitive subject. Following a game against the Hornets on Friday, Marcus Smart was fined $15,000 for his postgame comments about the referees.
While Marcus Smart didn’t say anything uncivil, he played with fire. Nevertheless, were these comments deserving of a fine?
We don’t believe so. Watch Marcus Smart make the postgame remarks about the refs that got him fined here: