Trey Lyles was suspended one game without pay and Brook Lopez was fined $25,000 for their roles in an on-court brawl.
The incident began when Lyles fouled out and then shoved Milwaukee’s Giannis Antetokounmpo in the back. Lopez escalated the situation by confronting Lyles. Lyles escalated the situation by punching Lopez in the face and grabbing and grabbing Lopez by the neck.
The incident, in which Lyles was assessed two technical fouls and ejected and in which Lopez was assessed one technical foul and ejected, occurred with 15.4 seconds left in the fourth quarter of the 133-124 win of the Bucks against the Kings on Mar. 13 at the Golden 1 Center.
Lyles will serve his suspension on Wednesday, March 15 when the Kings play the Chicago Bulls at the United Center.