Basketball Wiretap

Rudy Gobert Ejected After Getting Two Fouls In Opening Three Minutes

Dec 7, 2018 2:15 AM

Rudy Gobert was ejected with 9 minutes and 13 seconds left in the first quarter as the Utah Jazz defeated the Houston Rockets 118-91.

Gobert was called for a foul on James Harden, his second in the game. He then walked over to the scorer's table and smacked a water bottle in frustration, leading to the ejection.

Gobert was fined $15,000 earlier this week for criticizing the officials. 

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Tristan Thompson Fined $15,000 For Inappropriate Gesture

Dec 6, 2018 4:07 PM

Tristan Thompson has been fined $15,000 for making an inappropriate gesture toward a spectator.

The incident occurred at the conclusion of the Cavaliers’ 99-97 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Dec. 3 at Barclays Center.

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Rudy Gobert Fined $15,000 For Criticism Of Refs

Dec 4, 2018 5:55 PM

Rudy Gobert has been fined $15,000 for public criticism of the officiating.

Gobert made his comments to the media following the Jazz’s 102-100 loss to the Miami Heat on Dec. 2 at AmericanAirlines Arena.

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Kevin Durant Fined $25,000 For Inappropriate Language Toward Fan

Nov 20, 2018 5:10 PM

Kevin Durant has been fined $25,000 for directing inappropriate language toward a fan.

The incident occurred with 1:01 remaining in Saturday's game at Dallas.

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Draymond Green To Appeal Suspension With Help From NBPA

Nov 15, 2018 9:23 AM

Draymond Green plans to appeal the Golden State Warriors' decision to suspend him for one game with the help of the NBPA. 

Green forfeited his $120,000 game check due to Golden State's decision.

While Green accepted the suspension, a source said he was surprised at the inherent fine.

“Those dudes won a chip together. They will be brothers again tomorrow,” said one player on the Warriors about Green and Kevin Durant.

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