Wizards' Hilton Armstrong suspended for shoving Heat's Anthony

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Washington Wizards reserve center Hilton Armstrong has been suspended for one game without pay by the NBA for shoving the Miami Heat's Joel Anthony, the league said Wednesday.

Armstrong was ejected from Monday's game after pushing Anthony during a layup attempt with 32 seconds left in the third period at Miami, the league said on its website (

He was scheduled to serve his suspension Wednesday when the Wizards played at Toronto.

(Reporting by Gene Cherry in Salvo, North Carolina; Editing by Julian Linden)