Denver Nuggets bench scorer Will Barton will not face any suspension or fine for his participation in an altercation with the Portland Trail Blazers in Game 6 of their Western Conference semi-finals matchup. Barton appeared to poke Blazers guard Seth Curry in the eye during the incident. Double-technical fouls were assessed during the game but no players were ejected.
Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports broke the news:
Denver swingman Will Barton will not face a suspension or a fine for his altercation on Thursday with Portland guard Seth Curry, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.— Chris Haynes (@ChrisBHaynes) May 11, 2019
The Blazers and Nuggets will face off on Sunday for a decisive Game 7. Time has yet to be determined.