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NBA notes: Taj Gibson arrested in New York; James Harden gets $228-million extension

NBA notes: Taj Gibson arrested in New York; James Harden gets $228-million extension

New Minnesota Timberwolves power forward Taj Gibson was arrested for a traffic violation in New York City.

The New York Police Department says a 2016 Mercedes Benz sedan made an illegal U-turn in Queens early Thursday. Police stopped the car and Gibson, who was driving, produced a suspended Illinois driver's license.

Meanwhile, the Houston Rockets have signed star guard James Harden to a four-year, $228-million contract extension, the richest contract in NBA history.

The Star Tribune reports Gibson was arrested for driving with a suspended license and a moving violation. He's due in court on Sept. 1.

Gibson recently agreed to a...

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