WASHINGTON, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- Los Angeles Lakers scorer Nick Young was suspended one game for hitting Phoenix Suns guard Goran Dragic, announced the NBA on Thursday.
Young was fouled by the Suns center Alex Len with 7:33 left in the second quarter. He threw a punch at Dragic and several players were involved in the chaos.
Len was ejected after the fragrant foul 2. He was fined 15,000 U.S. dollars and his teammate Marcus Morris was charged 25,000 dollars.
Young would sit out the Lakers' Friday game against the Boston Celtics.