Rockets guard Patrick Beverley was arrested, paid a fine and was released today because of an open warrant for a traffic violation, Ch. 13 reported. The Harris County Precinct 8 Constable’s Office told the TV station that Beverley was stopped this morning on Beltway 8 at Telephone Road by Pearland police. Beverley had an open warrant for a Class C misdemeanor for “Operating a Motor Vehicle on Toll Road When Prohibited” issued out of Harris County. Beverley was arrested at the scene and transported to the Clear Lake substation. He paid a fine and was released at around 11 a.m.
December 1, 2015 | 5:23 am EST Update
Calvin Watkins: James Harden on Kobe Bryant retiring: “Legend. I grew up watching him. He was my quote, unquote MJ that everybody sees. Just for him to be done for his last go out, it’s sad, it’s the end of a dynasty. He had a really good run but it comes to an end, he’s a monster, he’s a beast.”
KC Johnson: Pau Gasol won last year’s Magic Johnson award. Here’s why: Gasol doesn’t usually talk pregame. But we explained newspaper deadlines and the need for him to address Kobe Bryant’s news. So Gasol changed his pregame routine to talk to reporters. That’s class.