NBA: Suns Frye, Pacers Granger suspended 1 game for altercation
NEW YORK — Phoenix forward Channing Frye and Indiana’s Danny Granger have been suspended one game without pay by the NBA for their part in an altercation Saturday.
The league punished Frye on Tuesday for throwing a punch. Granger was penalized for fighting with Frye in the final minute of the third quarter in the Suns’ 113-105 victory.
Also, the Pacers’ Earl Watson was fined $30,000 for instigating and adding to the escalation of an on-court incident. Indiana’s Roy Hibbert and the Suns’ Jason Richardson were each fined $25,000 for adding to the escalation of an on-court incident.
Granger sat out Tuesday against Philadelphia. Frye will miss the Suns’ game against the Lakers on Friday.