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Knicks' Brandon Jennings fined $15K for language toward official

New York Knicks guard Brandon Jennings has been fined $15,000 for directing inappropriate language toward a game official and failing to leave the court in a timely manner after his ejection, the NBA announced Sunday.

The incident occurred with 3:20 remaining in the Knicks' 115-87 loss to the Boston Celtics on Friday at TD Garden.

Jennings was whistled for two technical fouls and was ejected.

The Knicks received six technicals against Boston overall. Carmelo Anthony received two technical fouls in the second quarter and was ejected.