Found January 25, 2012 on Yahoo! Sports:
Phoenix Suns backup center Robin Lopez was suspended for one game by the NBA on Wednesday for improper conduct toward a game official. Lopez was ejected after a run-in with referee Rodney Mott in the second quarter of the Suns' 99-96 home loss to the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday night. Lopez, upset with a foul call, glared at Mott as he walked to the bench, brushed against the official as he...
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Phoenix Suns' Robin Lopez suspended 1 game by NBA

Robin Lopez of the Phoenix Suns has been suspended one game without pay for improper conduct towards a game official.

Suns' Lopez gets one-game suspension

Phoenix Suns center Robin Lopez has been suspended one game without pay for improper conduct towards a game official.

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