15 Nov 2008

Three NBA players suspended for fracas

11:21 am on 15 November 2008

The Phoenix Suns basketball guard Steve Nash, forward Matt Barnes and Houston Rockets guard Rafer Alston have been suspended for a NBA on-court fracas.

Twice league Most Valuable Player Nash was banned for one game while Barnes and Alston were banned for two.

Suns center Shaquille O'Nea and Rockets guard Tracy McGrady have bene fined for their roles in the incident which occurred in the third period of Houston's 94-82 win mid week.