Thunder’s Ibaka fined $25,000

Updated: March 5, 2013

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka
has been fined $25,000 for striking Blake Griffin of the Los Angeles Clippers
in the groin area.

The incident occurred with 1:52 remaining in the fourth quarter of the
Thunder’s 108-104 win over the Clippers on Sunday. Ibaka was initially
charged with a flagrant foul 1 on the floor. Upon reviewing the play, the NBA
decided to upgrade the foul to a flagrant foul 2.