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The NBA has fined Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook, small forward Paul George and head coach Billy Donovan $15,000 each for their comments about officiating after Sunday’s game against the Portland Trail Blazers.
All three ripped the referees for ejecting Carmelo Anthony after Anthony was called for a Flagrant 2 foul going up for a layup.
Carmelo Anthony has been ejected for this play.
For this. pic.twitter.com/nIYRZh6XdG
— Up The Thunder (@UpTheThunder) November 6, 2017
Russell Westbrook postgame is NSFW. pic.twitter.com/ZthQIImcXO
— Brett Dawson (@BDawsonWrites) November 6, 2017
Russell Westbrook, Paul George and Billy Donovan all fined $15,000 for comments about officiating after Sunday's game. Westbrook's flagrant from last night has been downgraded to a common foul, while Melo's Flagrant 2 against Portland stands as called.
— Royce Young (@royceyoung) November 8, 2017
The Thunder are off to a slow start this season, sitting at 4-6 and currently on a three-game losing streak.