While it wasn’t the same impact James Harden returned favor to Metta World Peace by elbowing him in the face. Of course we all remember the vicious elbow to the jaw World Peace gave to Harden, just before the regular season ended. For that World Peace was suspended for 7 games, with many of those coming in the playoffs.
Now the Lakers and the Thunder are in the middle of a playoff series. In game 2 Harden kind of got revenge on Artest.
In the 1st quarter Harden was trying to beat World Peace off the dribble. In doing so Harden accidentally elbowed World Peace in the face. It is pretty clear that the impact was no were close of World Peace’s blow to Harden.
Check out video of the play below.
World Peace was ejected in 114-106 double overtime win for the Lakers just before the start of the playoffs. World Peace received a flagrant two foul for hitting Harden in the head with his elbow.
Late in the 2nd quarter World Peace threw down a monster dunk to cut the Thunder lead t...