Jason Kidd fined for slamming officials

March 7, 2012 at 4:39 PM
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NEW YORK, March 7 (UPI) -- Dallas Mavericks guard Jason Kidd was fined $25,000 for publicly criticizing NBA officials, the NBA said Wednesday.

The fine was announced by Stu Jackson, the league's executive vice president of basketball operations.

Kidd was fined for comments made to the media on Monday following the Mavericks 95-91 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder.

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