NEW YORK – Oklahoma Metropolis Thunder guard Russell Westbrook has been suspended one sport with out pay for receiving his 16th technical foul of the 2018-19 season, it was introduced at present by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Government Vice President, Basketball Operations.
Underneath NBA guidelines, a participant or coach is routinely suspended with out pay for one sport as soon as he receives his 16th technical foul throughout a daily season. For each two further technical fouls acquired throughout that common season, the participant or coach shall be routinely suspended with out pay for a further sport.
Westbrook acquired his most up-to-date technical foul with three:29 remaining within the second quarter of the Thunder’s 110-88 loss to the Golden State Warriors on March 16 at Chesapeake Power Area. Westbrook will serve his suspension March 18 when the Thunder performs host to the Miami Warmth at Chesapeake Power Area.
Russell Westbrook was known as for his 16th technical of the season in the course of the second quarter on Saturday.