Roy Hibbert has been handed a $75K fine for his comments during the post-game press conference Saturday night following Game 6. The world expected it to happen the second the curse word and gay slur slipped out, and sure enough it happened.
What the world probably did not expect was for some enterprising individual to discover a video clip on YouTube of LeBron James making the same comment--and not getting fined.
I first saw this clip on BlackSportsOnline (who had a great post with the clip). To be fair, it is hard to tell when the comment was made. The video itself was posted to YouTube three years ago, but there is another clip of just the Spike Lee interview that was posted back in 2007.
So I don't know when LeBron made his comment, but here it is anyway:
This clip is bound to find its way into main stream media and when it does I am sure there will be a nice little storm over the double standard that the NBA appears to apply fining someone now and not fin...