Technical Foul

NBA Rescinds Technical Foul; Stoudemire Eligible To PlayThe NBA has rescinded Amare Stoudemire's latest technical foul, making him eligible to play in the New York Knicks' next game.
16th Technical For Knicks' Stoudemire Could Mean SuspensionAmar'e Stoudemire and Mavericks center Brendan Haywood received offsetting technicals during New York's 127-109 loss to Dallas. It was such an innocuous confrontation that both players came away laughing, baffled by the call from official Bennett Salvatore.
NBA To Crack Down On 'Overt' ComplainingTired of player rants, the NBA plans to crack down this season on "overt" gestures, such as swinging a fist in the air in anger.