2017 NBA Playoffs
2017 NBA Playoffs

NBA fines Russell Westbrook $15,000 for comments after Game 2

Official release

Apr 21, 2017 12:12 PM ET


Russell Westbrook speaks after the Thunder's loss in Game 2.

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 115-111 loss to the Houston Rockets on April 19 at Toyota Center.

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