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Chris ‘Birdman’ Andersen has been suspended for Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals, the NBA announced Friday evening after reviewing his Game 5 shove on Indiana Pacers’ Tyler Hansbrough.  According to the NBA, “Andersen knocked Indiana Pacers forward Tyler Hansbrough to the floor, escalated the altercation by shoving Hansbrough, and resisted efforts to bring the altercation to an end.” Birdman was issued a Flagrant 1 foul in the game, and David Stern said Friday afternoon on NBC Sports Radio that the Heat big man should have been ejected for the altercation. According to USA Today Sports: The NBA suspended Miami Heat forward-center Chris Andersen for Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals after reviewing his Game 5 incident with Indiana Pacers big man Tyler Hansbrough. The NBA upgraded Andersen’s foul to a flagrant foul two from a flagrant foul one, meaning the league believes the referees should have issued a flagrant foul two after they reviewed the incident during the game an
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