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Clippers’ Reggie Evans fined $25,000 for obscene gesture

Mar 30, 2012, 3:57 PM EDT

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Reggie Evans was trying to be subtle. It wasn’t that subtle.

Stu Jackson — NBA VP and administrator of justice — noticed and on Friday fined Evans $25,000 for an obscene gesture during the Clippers win on Tuesday over the Hornets.

Evans tried the old “I’m not flipping you the bird, I’d scratching my face with a particular finger” move. Here’s the gif. That move has never fooled anyone.

That said, going for the subtle move saved him $10,000 from what Glen Davis had to pay for being obvious about it.

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