Stockton’s Jaylen Nowell suspended

NEW YORK  Stockton Kings guard Jaylen Nowell has been suspended one game without pay for directing inappropriate and offensive language toward a game official, it was announced today by NBA G League President Shareef Abdur-Rahim.

The comments, for which Nowell was assessed a technical foul and ejected, were made at the conclusion of the second quarter during Stockton’s 112-111 victory over the Rio Grande Valley Vipers on Friday, March 1 at Adventist Health Arena.

Nowell will serve his suspension March 7 when the Kings host the Mexico City Capitanes at Golden 1 Center.