During Tuesday night’s OKC-Houston game, Rockets
fan owner Leslie Alexander momentarily inserted himself into the game to chew out referee Bill Kennedy. Some call it a power move, we call it classless:
When you really want to make your point pic.twitter.com/tISPryd3ZK
— Anthony Slater (@anthonyVslater) April 26, 2017
Just another case of a rich (net worth: $1.9 billion) white dude getting to do whatever he wants! But it looks like the NBA won’t tolerate this behavior in the future, because the league is reportedly investigating the incident:
The NBA says an investigation is underway about Rockets owner Leslie Alexander approaching ref Bill Kennedy during play.
— Royce Young (@royceyoung) April 26, 2017
Per Click2Houston prior incidents have led to fines up to 100K, which is fine and dandy until you remember that’s just pocket money for this old man.
Here’s Leslie postgame trying to act all chill during his interview:
— Mark Berman (@MarkBermanFox26) April 26, 2017