Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve fined for jacket-throwing outburst

The Associated Press is reporting that the WNBA has fined Minnesota Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve for her jacket-throwing outburst during Game Two of the 2012 WNBA Finals against the Indiana Fever.

WNBA director of communications Ron Howard confirmed the fine Friday, hours before Game 3 between the Lynx and Fever in Indianapolis. He would not disclose the amount.

During Wednesday's game, Minnesota's Lindsay Whalen was issued a technical foul after complaining about a no-call. Reeve got one, too, and she then took off her suit coat and threw it so hard that a trainer later evaluated her right shoulder.

In related news, USA Today has provided the world an animated GIF of the incident.

For more on the 2012 WNBA Finals, check out our WNBA Finals storystream.

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