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 (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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That’s 0. 15 % of Westbrook ’s 2015-2016 salary. Russell Westbrook ’s “Fuck you!” to a Mavericks fan last night will cost the Thunder star , 000 , the NBA announced today. That’s 0. 15 % of Westbrook ’s 2015-2016 salary.

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''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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