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Indiana Pacers forward Paul George fined for kicking ball into stands during clash against Chicago Bulls

The three-time All-Star George kicked a ball into the stands during Saturday’s clash against the Chicago Bulls and he has now been hit with a NBA fine of $15,000.

The ball hit the face of Lindsey Yeager, a Fox Sports Indiana television crew member.

Paul apologized to Yeager after the game and sent her flowers.

“I meant to kick the ball against the mat, the stanchion, I guess,” George said, via

“And my soccer skill isn’t as good as I thought. I apologized to the people who I hit, and I’m glad my team was able to pick up this win and me not be at fault for the loss.”

George is averaging 20.4 points, 6.1 rebounds and 3.1 assists for the Pacers this season.

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