Wizards' John Wall fined $15K for criticizing officials

Washington Wizards guard John Wall was fined $15,000 by the NBA on Thursday for inappropriate comments toward game officials.

Washington guard made remarks during loss to Charlotte Wednesday

John Wall of the Washington Wizards, left, was particularly upset that was called for fouling Kemba Walker of the Charlotte Bobcats, right, during Walker's 3-point attempt in the fourth quarter. (Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Washington Wizards guard John Wall was fined $15,000 by the NBA on Thursday for inappropriate comments toward game officials.

Wall made the remarks on the court after the Wizards' 98-85 home loss to the Charlotte Bobcats on Wednesday night.

Wall had plenty to say about the officiating. He was particularly upset that was called for fouling Kemba Walker during Walker's 3-point attempt in the fourth quarter.

"I ain't touch him. All he did is scream," Wall said. "Ref gave him a call all night because he was screaming. ... I think they made some unfortunate calls plenty of times."

Wall also said: "Plenty of times I drove to the basket. I think I should have been to the line plenty more."

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