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Mar 22, 2017
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Neither big man connected with their punches, and the only fallout will be suspensions. Ibaka initially instigated the fight by elbowing Lopez in the back, which caused Lopez to react aggressively. When the camera comes back, though, we see a good punch thrown by both players.
Chicago Tribune 4 hours ago

Bulls roll over in embarrassing 117-107 loss to 76ers

Robin Lopez is a veteran and a smart guy, Stanford education and all. But leave it to the Bulls to make Lopez look uninformed. "We know we belong there," Lopez said Friday morning of the playoffs. "We've beaten some of the best teams in the league." And lost to some of the worst. Which is why by...
CSN Chicago 14 hours ago

Robin Lopez on when he knew he'd be suspended: 'When I threw a punch'

Most NBA players have to let their adrenaline come down before the reality of what's coming next begins to hit them, but Robin Lopez had
Chicago Tribune 14 hours ago

Robin Lopez back from suspension as Bulls face 76ers

Robin Lopez is back from his one-game suspension for Friday's game against the 76ers, and Joffrey Lauvergne will remain in the rotation as Cristiano Felicio will miss his second straight game with a bruised tailbone. Lauvergne played well in Wednesday's victory over the Pistons starting for Lopez....
Chicago Tribune Mar 23, 2017

Friday's matchup: 76ers at Bulls

TV/radio: 7 p.m. Friday; WGN-9, WLS-AM 890. Storylines: Still pursuing a postseason berth, the Bulls welcome center Robin Lopez back to the lineup after a one-game suspension for throwing a punch at the Raptors' Serge Ibaka on Tuesday. The Bulls are trying to take advantage of a stretch of four...
Chicago Sun-Times Mar 23, 2017
From mascot tamer to Bulls enforcer, Robin Lopez is an enigma

From mascot tamer to Bulls enforcer, Robin Lopez is an enigma

Lopez has always had a reputation as a guy that walks to the beat of his own drum, but privately his teammates call him one of the nicest guys around.
CSN Chicago Mar 23, 2017

Bulls supportive of Robin Lopez after one-game suspension following Serge Ibaka scrap

Although the punches didn't connect, the NBA was not going to take the Robin Lopez-Serge Ibaka confrontation lightly, suspending each one game Wednesday afternoon.Lopez served
Chicago Tribune Mar 22, 2017

No Robin Lopez? No problem as Bulls romp past Pistons

Word from the NBA office that center Robin Lopez would be unavailable to the Bulls for their game against the Pistons on Wednesday night came as a surprise to absolutely no one. When you exchange punches the way Lopez did with the Raptors' Serge Ibaka the previous night, a suspension is warranted...
Pippen Aint Easy Mar 22, 2017

Detroit Pistons at Chicago Bulls: Nikola Mirotic scores 28 as the Bulls win

After a two-point overtime loss in Toronto last night, the Chicago Bulls redeemed themselves by blowing out the Detroit Pistons at home. With Robin Lopez suspended and Cristiano Felicio out with an injury, Fred Hoiberg started Joffrey Lauvergne in Wednesday’s game, alongside Nikola Mirotic, Paul Zipser, Jimmy Butler and Rajon Rondo. Through the first six […] Detroit Pistons at Chicago Bulls: Nikola Mirotic scores 28 as the Bulls win - Pippen Aint Easy - Pippen Aint Easy - A Chicago Bulls Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Chicago Tribune Mar 22, 2017

Bulls lead Pistons 59-53 at halftime

Playing shorthanded due to a one-game suspension to center Robin Lopez and an injury to backup Cristian Felicio, the Chicago Bulls put adversity aside and opened a xx-xx halftime lead over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night at the United Center. Nikola Mirotic led the Bulls in scoring with...
Chicago Sun-Times Mar 22, 2017
Bulls have Robin Lopez’s back in wake of his suspension

Bulls have Robin Lopez’s back in wake of his suspension

The timing of the Lopez suspension for fighting couldn't have been worse, but Fred Hoiberg and Co. understand why the big man lost his temper.
Pippen Aint Easy Mar 22, 2017

Robin Lopez suspended one game, Bulls call up Cameron Payne

After his role in a brawl with Serge Ibaka on Tuesday night, Robin Lopez was suspended a game by the NBA on Wednesday. The Chicago Bulls also made a roster move before tip-off against the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday. Chicago Bulls center Robin Lopez was suspended one game by the NBA for his role in […] Robin Lopez suspended one game, Bulls call up Cameron Payne - Pippen Aint Easy - Pippen Aint Easy - A Chicago Bulls Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Ibaka, Lopez get one-game basketball bans for swinging punches

Ibaka, Lopez get one-game basketball bans for swinging punches

Chicago Bulls center Robin Lopez and Toronto Raptors forward Serge Ibaka were each suspended one game without pay by the NBA on Wednesday for exchanging punches during an altercation. Ibaka, who was born in the Republic of the Congo but plays internationally for Spain, and US 7-footer Lopez were given technical fouls and ejected from the game after swinging blows with 3:58 remaining in the third quarter of Toronto's 122-120 overtime victory over visiting Chicago on Tuesday. Ibaka will miss the Raptors' game Thursday at Miami while Lopez will serve his ban Wednesday night when the Bulls play...
Toronto Sun Mar 22, 2017
Raptors' Serge Ibaka, Bulls' Robin Lopez suspended one game each for skirmish

Raptors' Serge Ibaka, Bulls' Robin Lopez suspended one game each for skirmish

Serge Ibaka, a pivotal player in both the Raptors' offensive and defensive successes since he arrived just before the trade deadline, will be suspended without pay for one game.
Inquisitr Mar 22, 2017
NBA Fight Night: Robin Lopez And Serge Ibaka Suspended One Game For Fighting

NBA Fight Night: Robin Lopez And Serge Ibaka Suspended One Game For Fighting

With all the talks of a super fight between Conor McGregor and Floyd “Money” Mayweather the world may actually looking forward to another fight even more; Serge Ibaka vs Robin Lopez part two. The two NBA big men came to blows last night when the Toronto Raptors hosted the Chicago Bulls resulting in both players being immediately ejected from the game. There hasn’t been a significant fist fight between NBA players since 2006 so this was a pretty big deal. The last time a player was suspended for getting physical was when Metta World Peace was suspended for seven games in 2012 for...
numberFire Mar 22, 2017

Bulls' Robin Lopez, Raptors' Serge Ibaka receive one-game suspension each

Chicago Bulls center Robin Lopez and Toronto Raptors forward/center Serge Ibaka have been suspended for one game for throwing punches at each other during Tuesday night's contest. What It Means: It's a little surprising that the punishment was only one game. Lopez will miss tonight's contest against the Detroit Pistons, opening up more opportunity for Cristiano Felicio, Nikola Mirotic and Bobby Portis. Ibaka will sit out Thursday versus the Miami Heat, opening up minutes for Jonas Valanciunas and Patrick Patterson. Felicio ($3,500 on FanDuel), Mirotic ($4,400) and Portis...

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