Jazz's Rudy Gobert ejected less than 3 minutes into game

Jazz's Rudy Gobert ejected less than 3 minutes into game
SALT LAKE CITY -- In his first game after being fined for publicly criticizing officiating, Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert got ejected early in the first quarter. Gobert smacked a bottle off the scorer's table in frustration after being called for his second foul with 9:13 remaining in the first quarter of Thursday's game against the Houston Rockets. He was quickly ejected by referee Courtney Kirkland. Gobert was called for a foul on the opening tip. His second foul came when Houston's James Harden flopped while Gobert was fighting for post position. The NBA fined Gobert $15,000 for his critical comments after Sunday's loss to the Miami Heat. Gobert was whistled for a foul on Heat guard Dwyane Wade with 3.2 seconds left in the game, a call the next day's Last 2-Minute Report deemed correct, and Wade made the two free throws to give Miami the win. "I just want it to be consistent, at one point," Gobert told reporters...