Rockets Owner Leslie Alexander Fined $100K For Confronting Referee During Game 5 (VIDEO)
Tuesday night in Houston, Rockets owner Leslie Alexander was not happy how the game was being officiated, so he got up from his courtside seat and confronted one of the officials during play.
The NBA immediately launched an investigation into what happened between Alexander and official Bill Kennedy. Within 24 hours, a punishment was handed down.
Rockets owner hit up for $100,000 for walking up on an official during the game last night pic.twitter.com/oKnUyA87Eb
— Jason Jones (@mr_jasonjones) April 26, 2017
The Rockets scored only 16 points in that quarter, but still managed to defeat the OKC Thunder and move on to the second round.