Lakers News: Patrick Beverley Banned From NBA – All Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers starting point guard Patrick Beverley has been suspended by the NBA for three games, the league said expression. As a result, Pat Bev will miss back-to-back fights against the Spurs on Friday and Saturday, as well as next week’s fight with the Indiana Pacers.

Beverley himself predicted he would face some punishment for a blatant cheap foul on Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton and admitted after the game that he regretted the incident.

The 6’1″ veteran guard said after taking offense at the Phoenix big man for standing over Lakers guard Austin Reaves, who had been knocked down by All-Star Suns shooting guard Devin Booker during the two fought for a rebound late in a later 115-105 loss to the Lakers.While Ayton was towering over Reaves, Beverly ran into him full force, knocking the big man down.The Lakers and Suns players suddenly stood just before an exchange of blows, the referees ejected Beverley, gave Ayton a tech and called Booker for a foul.



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