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Hawks' Michael Gearon fined $35K

Updated: May 12, 2012, 8:39 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- The NBA fined Atlanta Hawks owner Michael Gearon $35,000 for publicly criticizing NBA officiating and making negative comments about an opposing player, executive vice president of basketball operations Stu Jackson announced Saturday evening.

During Wednesday's off day before Game 6 last week, Gearon said at an event in Atlanta: "We don't get any calls, which I know everybody always hears. But I'll give you a stat. Last night, we are playing this old physical team. They are old. ...

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