Grizzlies' Davis fined $15,000 by the NBA

The Associated Press
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Memphis Grizzlies' Ed Davis (32) defends against Houston Rockets' Omri Casspi, right, of Israel, during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game in Memphis, Tenn., Friday, Oct. 25, 2013. Casspi scored 11 points in Houston's 92-73 victory over Memphis. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- The NBA has fined Grizzlies forward Ed Davis $15,000 for excessive and unnecessary contact with Houston forward Donatas Motiejunas.

The league announced the fine Monday.

Davis was given a flagrant 2 and ejected with 8:42 left in a 92-73 win by Houston in Memphis on Friday night.

The Grizzlies open the season Wednesday night at San Antonio.