Video: Russell Westbrook Gets 16th Technical Foul of Season, Faces 1-Game Ban

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK- MARCH 16: Russell Westbrook #0 of the Oklahoma City Thunder shoots the ball during the game against the Golden State Warriors on March 16, 2019 at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2019 NBAE (Photo by Zach Beeker/NBAE via Getty Images)

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Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook may be facing a one-game suspension after amassing his 16th technical foul of the season on Saturday against the Golden State Warriors:

The NBA league office could hypothetically rescind the technical foul and give Westbrook some breathing room before the end of the season.

However, the All-Star point guard looked like he used profanity toward an official after clearly fouling Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson. In other words, don’t expect the NBA to call that one back.


This article will be updated to provide more information soon.

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via Bleacher Report – NBA

March 16, 2019 at 07:00PM


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