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Rockets owner Leslie Alexander fined $100K for confronting referee during Game 5

Rockets owner Leslie Alexander
Rockets owner Leslie Alexander (Getty Images)

HOUSTON – Rockets owner Leslie Alexander has been fined $100,000 for confronting a referee during live game action, according to a release from the NBA.

The interaction occurred with 13 seconds remaining in the first quarter of the Rockets 105-99 win over the Thunder in Game 5 on Tuesday.

Houston eliminated Oklahoma City with the win.