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Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope was suspended for two games without pay by the NBA for pleading guilty to operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated.
Monta Ellis of the Indiana Pacers and Reggie Bullock of the Detroit Pistons have been suspended five games under the NBA's anti-drug program.
Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas has been fined for directing inappropriate language toward a fan. The incident occurred during the Celtics’ loss in Game 3.
Wizards forward Kelly Oubre Jr. has been suspended one game for charging and making forceful and unwarranted contact with Celtics center Kelly Olynyk.
Houston Rockets center Nene has been fined $15,000 for escalating an altercation by pushing San Antonio Spurs center Dewayne Dedmon above the shoulders.
Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander has been fined $100,000 for confronting a referee during live game action in Rockets’ 105-99 win over the Thunder.
Chicago Bulls guard Rajon Rondo has been fined $25,000 for attempting to trip Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder in the Bulls' loss to the Celtics on April 21.
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook has been fined $15,000 for using inappropriate language during a postgame media interview.
Washington Wizards forward Kelly Oubre Jr. was fined $25,000 by the NBA for kicking the basketball into the stands at the end of a playoff game.
Celtics guard Marcus Smart has been fined for making an obscene gesture on the playing court in the fourth quarter of the Celtics’ 111-97 loss to the Bulls.