Warriors striker Draymond Green was pushed out late in the first half of Thursday night’s game against the Knicks.
With 1:04 left in the second quarter and Golden State after 60-55, Green, 30, appeared to be yelling at center James Wiseman when he was assessed as a technical foul. It was his second in the game, resulting in his immediate exhaust.
As Green walked toward the sideline, Warriors coaches disputed the call, trying to point out that Green had spoken to Wiseman – not a referee.
Draymond is pushed out to yell at James …. his own teammate, cmon man let’s do better
– Marquese Chriss (@quese) January 22, 2021
With Green now out, Golden State must provide its defensive intensity, playmaking ability and directives in court. In the 1
At the break, the Warriors drove after the Knicks, 63-57.
Connor Letourneau covers the Warriors for The San Francisco Chronicle. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Twitter: @Con_Chron