Found May 23, 2012 on
If you disrespect LeBron James, you get a forearm to the dome. That's a rule Dexter Pittman apparently lives by. In the closing minutes of the Heat-Pacers game, Pittman landed a forearm shiver on Lance Stephenson as the Pacer approached the basket. It was Stephenson who made a "choking" gesture toward James after the Heat star missed a foul shot earlier this series. Check out the hit below.

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