Giving a few NBA ticket holders the middle finger, has cost Dwyane Wade $15,000. The Miami Heat player was recently fined by the NBA for making the gesture to a few heckling fans, this week during their game vs Charlotte.
Wade has reportedly asked the NBA to improve the ways it protects players from rude and unruly of fans. In fact, he’s made the request during the league’s brief investigation of his incident. He told the Associated Press:
The NBA is an unbelievable league, and I’m one of the first ones to be doing NBA Cares and all these things in the community, but they need to protect us a little more. They need to do a better job of protecting players in the arena. It’s open game on us. We’re big boys, we can take