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LeBron James Fined $15,000 for Obscene Gesture, Warned for Language

LeBron James celebrates in the win against the Indiana Pacers on Nov. 24.

LeBron James celebrates in the win against the Indiana Pacers on Nov. 24.

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New York (AP) -- LeBron James was fined $15,000 for an obscene gesture Friday by the NBA, which also warned the Lakers superstar about using profane language.

James made the gesture after making a shot late in Los Angeles' 124-116 overtime victory in Indiana on Wednesday night.