LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers ahead Marcus Morris was ejected immediately after a tough foul from Luka Doncic of the Dallas Mavericks in the initial quarter of their playoff activity Sunday.
Doncic was hoping to get to the basket from Morris and had inched past him as their arms begun to tangle. Morris swung his arm down forcefully, showing to strike Doncic in the head or neck space and knocking to him to the courtroom.
Mavericks coaches quickly raced on to the flooring following seeing the engage in, which took place right in front of their bench. Doncic got up and experimented with to demand at Morris but was held back by teammate Boban Marjanovic.
Referees reviewed the play and decided it was a flagrant 2 foul, triggering an computerized ejection.
Earlier in the series, Morris denied attempting to harm Doncic, who has battled a sprained still left ankle, when he stepped on his foot.
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