Sport NBA fines Westbrook $15,000 for postgame comments

19:50  21 april  2017
19:50  21 april  2017 Source:   Associated Press

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Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook has been fined $ 15 , 000 for using inappropriate language during a postgame media interview, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations. Westbrook made his comments following the Thunder's

The NBA has fined Thunder star Russell Westbrook $ 15 , 000 for using inappropriate language during a postgame media interview.

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) The NBA has fined Thunder star Russell Westbrook $15,000 for using inappropriate language during a postgame media interview.

Westbrook scored 51 points Wednesday in the highest-scoring triple-double in playoff history. He set a franchise playoff scoring record and added 13 assists and 10 rebounds, but the Thunder lost 115-111 to Houston and are down 2-0 in the first-round playoff series.

Westbrook was not in the mood to talk about his statistics after the game.

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook is fine with getting fined . The Thunder star was fined $ 15 , 000 by the NBA on Friday for using inappropriate language during a postgame media interview after Wednesday's loss to the Houston Rockets. "If you cuss, you get fined , so if somebody else cuss

The NBA has fined Thunder star Russell Westbrook $ 15 , 000 for using inappropriate language during a postgame media interview. %2Fbasketball%2Fnba%2Fnba- fines - westbrook -15000- postgame - comments %2F.

''I don't give a (expletive) about the line,'' he said. ''We lost.''

Game 3 is Friday night in Oklahoma City.

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