The NBA has fined Stephen Jackson of the San Antonio spurs $25.000 for making a "hostile statement" on Twitter.It was directed at Serge Ibaka of The Oklahoma City Thunder.
NBA Executive Stu Jackson announced the discipline in an emailed statement.
Jackson apologized for his tweets,where he threatened to go after Ibaka the next time they played.
Jackson said, "It was unprofessional and childish,I am not a thug,just a man who speaks his mind.It was not appropriate and I do apologize."
They play on December the 17th and as of now both teams are tied with the NBA best records of 17-4.