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Monty Williams has been fined $25,000 by the NBA for comments he made in regards to the league's concussion policy.
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New Orleans Hornets coach Monty Williams was fined $25,000 by the NBA on Tuesday for public comments criticizing the league's concussion policy.
Williams made the comments Saturday night in Chicago before the Hornets faced the Bulls with first overall draft pick Anthony Davis sidelined by a mild concussion.
Williams blasted the NBA's protocols for determining when a player...
Not surprisingly, the NBA has fined New Orleans Head Coach Monty Williams after negative comments he made about the league's concussion policy. Williams was frustrated that his number one overall draft pick, Anthony Davis, could not travel with the team for a road game after a mild concussion. Williams essentially said the league had gone too far with the policy and reminded...
Concussions are a serious issue in the sports world yet people find it hard to grasp. New Orleans’ head coach Monty Williams wasn’t thrilled to hear the news that his No. 1 pick Anthony Davis was forced to not make the trip to Chicago to play the Bulls on Saturday. Here is what he said [...]
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New Orleans Hornets coach Monty Williams' fervent desire to get rookie forward Anthony Davis back on the court quickly proved costly. The NBA fined Williams $25,000 on Monday for comments made Saturday that denigrated the league's concussion policy, multiple media outlets reported. Davis was hurt Friday in the Hornets' home win over the Utah Jazz, and he didn'...
While some of the recent focus has been on coach Monty Williams' comments involving Anthony Davis' concussion, the New Orleans Hornets are off to a solid start even with the No. 1 overall draft pick having to sit out the latest game.
After recording back-to-back wins over playoff teams from last season, the Hornets will seek to make it three in a row during a visit from...