Kyrie Irving fined $25,000 for using inappropriate language toward a fan in Philadelphia

Kyrie Irving fined $25,000 for using inappropriate language toward a fan in Philadelphia

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Former Cleveland Cavaliers guard and current Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving was fined $25,000 for using inappropriate language when responding to a fan in Philadelphia.

The incident happened during halftime of the Celtics vs. 76ers game on Friday.

Boston defeated Philadelphia 102-92 on Oct. 20.

Irving is averaging 20 points a game with the Celtics, he is shooting 37 percent from the field this season.

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