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Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry is held back from referee Jason Phillips (23) by Shaun Livingston, left, and Klay Thompson, right, while reacting to being called for his sixth foul on Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) during the second half of Game 6 of basketball’s NBA Finals in Cleveland, Thursday, June 16, 2016. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry and coach Steve Kerr and were each fined $25,000 by the NBA on Friday for incidents in Game 6 of the NBA Finals.

Kerr was fined for publicly criticizing officiating after the game, which Cleveland won 115-101 to force a deciding Game 7 in the title series. Curry was fined for throwing his mouthpiece into the stands after fouling out of the game with 4:22 left.

Game 7 is Sunday in Oakland, California.


Tim Reynolds

AP Sports Writer