Originally posted on Crossover Chronicles  |  Last updated 1/31/13
Ohhh Matt Barnes. This guy just loves conflict. He can  never keep a level head and has rightfully earned the label of a "dirty player" in the NBA. Well, chalk up yet another incident of unsportsmanlike conduct to his resume as he got things heated in last night game between the Clippers and Timberwolves. During what was simply a normal, good, hard NBA pick set by Greg Stiemsma, Barnes apparently didn't like the way the big man set the pick and retaliated. Barnes picked up the flagrant foul two and was tossed from the game. Of course this is Barnes so he retaliated as only he knows how, by taking his hand, putting it on Stiemsma's neck and shoving his hard. I have two words for Barnes, "anger," "management." [follow]

This article first appeared on Crossover Chronicles and was syndicated with permission.

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