Nick Young and Alex Len were ejected during the second quarter of the Los Angeles Lakers-Phoenix Suns game on Wednesday night following a hard foul by Len and Young’s combative reaction.
Young was driving to the basket for a layup, and Len hit him hard in the face. Young was furious when he got up and gave Len a shove. The Morris twins stepped in to try separating the two, but Young was irate. He ended up smacking Goran Dragic in the face.
Young was ejected for a punching foul, which will likely result in a fine. Len was ejected for his hard foul on Young. You can see he definitely got Young in the face with his arm:
As he exited the court, Young removed his shirt:
The ejection may have sparked the Lakers, who built a double-digit lead after that.
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