(Reuters) – Oklahoma Town’s Russell Westbrook has been fined $10,000 over a war of words with Utah’s Rudy Gobert in Recreation 4 in their playoff sequence however the Thunder level guard might not be suspended, the NBA introduced on Tuesday.
Westbrook squared as much as Gobert as he was once ready to test into the sport on Monday. The NBA investigated whether or not Westbrook left the bench to pursue the altercation, which will have resulted in a suspension, however it determined best at hand out the advantageous in addition to a post-game technical foul.
Utah leads the best-of-seven sequence Three-1. The Thunder host Recreation 5 on Wednesday.
Writing by way of Jahmal Nook in Los Angeles; Modifying by way of Peter Rutherford