Dennis Schroder fined $25,000 for low blow on PJ Tucker

Oklahoma City's Dennis Schroder (17) and Chris Paul (3) celebrates during the NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Portland Trail Blazers at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020. [Sarah Phipps/The Oklahoman]

Dennis Schroder was fined $25,000 for the crotch shot he took on PJ Tucker during Game 5 of the series between the Thunder and the Rockets, per Andrian Wojnarowski.

Both Schroder and Tucker were ejected from the game following the incident. The Rockets wanted to investigate the incident for possible further suspension for the Sixth Man of the Year award candidate.

Tucker was also fined $25,000 for his reaction to Schroder’s unsportsmanlike play. The Rockets are leading the series 3-2.