Discussion

Matt Barnes suspended one game

Updated: April 2, 2011, 8:56 AM ET
By Dave McMenamin | ESPNLosAngeles.com

SALT LAKE CITY -- Los Angeles Lakers forward Matt Barnes will have to put his steady comeback from right knee surgery on hold.

Barnes has been suspended one game without pay for "escalating an on-court altercation and actions following his ejection" from Thursday's game between the Lakers and Dallas Mavericks, the NBA announced Friday.

"He definitely is going to have to check that stuff at the door when it comes to playoffs. You don't want to play short-handed in the playoffs. ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

EDITORS' PICKS

ALSO SEE