Stephen Silas was asked a question about the Rockets' losing streak and it moved him to agonizing silence.
The Hall of Famer gave the NBA star an all-time scolding on TNT.
The Houston Rockets had positive or inconclusive tests and James Harden was caught partying maskless to scuttle their game against Oklahoma City.
"I’ll be there w/ bells on my booty," the "Truth Hurts" singer tweeted.
Houston Rockets guard Austin Rivers got his wish, and LA Clippers coach Doc Rivers was ejected.
The Houston Rockets star was taking out some frustrations on the basketball. It didn't go well.
The Vice President singled out Nike for removing Houston Rockets merchandise from stores in China after Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey's tweet.
Protesters slammed the NBA for caving to China.
The Los Angeles Lakers forward chastised the Houston Rockets general manager and his comments supporting pro-democracy Hong Kong protesters.
"Basketball questions only," the official said when stars James Harden and Russell Westbrook were asked about free speech.