Giannis Antetokounmpo Ejected For Flagrant 2 Headbutt On Moe Wagner
Written by B87FM on August 12, 2020
You do not see too many Flagrant 2 fouls today, and that is a very good factor. Nonetheless, final night time, issues acquired a little bit heated on the hardwood, leading to NBA MVP candidate Giannis Antetokounmpo shedding his mood and touchdown a headbutt on any individual from the opposite workforce.
Previous to halftime, Giannis acquired right into a dialogue with Moritz Wagner of the Washington Wizards when issues turned shortly, ending the night time for Giannis after he hit the massive man with a headbutt proper in the course of his face.
This marks the third time that Giannis has been ejected throughout the common season.
Wizards’ gamers had been clearly unenthused with the present of disrespect from Giannis, calling him out after the sport. Bradley Beal wrote: “We head butting? FOH.” He then re-posted a video of the headbutt happening, including a bunch of indignant emojis.
Except for his ejection from the sport, it’s unclear if Antetokounmpo will face any extra punitive measures for the headbutt.
On the high of the NBA Restart within the bubble, the Bucks had been a transparent favourite to go all the way in which to the NBA Finals. They continue to be #1 within the Jap Convention, which means that they’ve nonetheless acquired a good shot to go the space.