The NBA has fined Amar’e Stoudemire $50,000 for tweeting a gay slur at a fan over the weekend, Marcus Spears of Yahoo! reports.On Sunday, Deadspin reported that a fan told Amar’e he needed to step his game up on Twitter.
Amar’e DM’d him back, writing, “F— you, I don’t have to do any thing f–.”
Stoudemire later apologized to the fan, but the NBA still handed down a stiff punishment.
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