Draymond Green & Tristan Thompson Scuffle in Game 1
Cavaliers’ Tristan Thompson shoves basketball in Golden States’ Draymond Green’s face.
At the end of overtime, Draymond Green and got into a shoving match with Tristan Thompson after Cavaliers forward LeBron James shared some trash talk with Golden State guard Stephen Curry.
Green came down to side of the court where James and Curry were jawing at each other. Green began to converse with the former Longhorn while clapping in his face after Thompson picked up a flagrant 2. Thompson did not take well to the words exchanged between the two. So, Thompson shoved the ball in Green’s face in response. The two had to be separated after Green pushed back.
Cavaliers forward Kevin Love left the bench during the altercation to talk to the referees, which is not allowed, but will not be suspended by the league for his actions. Game two of the NBA Finals will be at Oracle Arena on June 3 at 7:00 p.m.