The NBA hit Bryant with a financial slap on the wrist ($100,000) for his regrettable use of a gay slur against a ref last night. David Stern called it “offensive and inexcusable.” Here’s more from the Commish: “While Iā€™m fully aware that basketball is an emotional game, such a distasteful term should never be tolerated … insensitive or derogatory comments are not acceptable and have no place in our game or society.”