NEW YORK, Nov. 21 (UPI) --
Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard
was slapped with a $25,000 fine Thursday for tossing a ball into the stands in Dallas.
The NBA announced Howard was cited for his actions in the fourth quarter of the Rockets' 123-120 loss to the Mavericks Wednesday.
Howard flipped the ball toward a heckling fan in the incident with 2:54 remaining.
He scored 33 points and grabbed 11 rebounds.
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