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Chris Wilcox fined $25K for making obscene gesture to fans during game

Dec 9, 2012, 5:46 PM EDT

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Chris Wilcox has been fined $25,000 for making an obscene gesture to fans during the game between the Celtics and the Sixers on Dec. 7, the league announced.

The incident occurred during a timeout with 8:47 remaining in the fourth quarter.

But what exactly did Wilcox do to deserve such a hefty fine?

From Chris Forsberg of ESPNBoston.com:

Ah, giving the finger to an arena full of NBA fans. Yep, that’ll do it.

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