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Rockets' Trevor Ariza, Gerald Green suspended two games for postgame altercation with Clippers

Rockets' Trevor Ariza, Gerald Green suspended two games for postgame altercation with Clippers

Clippers coach Doc Rivers said he “probably” did not agree with the NBA’s suspending only Houston’s Trevor Ariza and Gerald Green two games each for entering the Clippers’ locker room to, in language from the league, “confront a player from the opposing team” following the Clippers’ victory over the Rockets on Monday night at Staples Center.

Kiki VanDeWeghe, the NBA’s vice executive president of basketball operations, said that James Harden and Chris Paul followed Ariza and Green into the corridor to act as “peacemakers” with their two teammates and not to take part in any other situation when they entered the Clippers’ locker room.

Rivers, who said he was interviewed by the...

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