DENVER — The NBA has resignedGuard They will be playing the defending champions in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series. In the regular-season finale, there was a shoving incident.
Campazzo is forcefully pushed to the groundGuard Sunday, the second quarter. Campazzo was ejected and assessed a flagrant violation 2.
Wednesday's announcement from the NBA said Ellington had been fined $20,000 by the league for “escalating” the incident through posting a threat on social media.
Campazzo will be absent when the Nuggets host the Warriors at Chase Center on Saturday. This season, he averaged 5.1 points and 3.4 assists while playing 18.2 minutes.
Michael Malone, Nuggets coach said after practice that “It's unfortunate.” “Facu sent me an apology message the other day for what happened at that Laker game.”
Campazzo helped beat the NuggetsIn the postseason, a year before they were swept in by the .
Malone stated, “He's certainly a guy we could throw into any serie and trust him.” “Obviously, that won't happen for Game 1, with the league's ruling now.”