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Timberwolves’ Taj Gibson Fined

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Taj Gibson has been fined $25,000 for aggressively pursuing and directing an obscene gesture towards a game official, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.

The Underrated Return of Michael Beasley to the Shorthanded Lakers

In Michael Beasley’s return to the Los Angeles Lakers, he has averaged 12.3 points in 15.3 minutes per game off the bench. With the absence of Lebron James and Rajon Rondo, the Lakers have needed players to step up and give the team quality minutes. “He’s a professional scorer and we need that right now,” Lakers’ coach Luke Walton said. “We really missed that from him while he was gone and it’s nice to be able to have someone that you feel confident you can put him in action and he can put a lot of pressure on the other