Lakers’ Ronnie Price suspended one game for flagrant foul on Austin Rivers


The NBA has suspended Los Angeles Lakers point guard Ronnie Price for one game after his flagrant foul on New Orleans Pelicans guard Austin Rivers, the league announced Thursday in a press release.

The foul occurred during the Lakers’ 109-102 Wednesday loss to the Pelicans, and Price was ejected from the game.

Price will serve his suspension on Friday, when the Lakers host the San Antonio Spurs at Staples Center.