NBA D-League teammates Kalin Lucas and Jarnell Stokes were ejected after a skirmish broke out behind their bench.
The incident occurred late in the third quarter of a game Tuesday between the Iowa Energy, an affiliate of the Memphis Grizzlies, and the Rio Grande Vipers.
A broadcast of the game showed pushing and shoving behind the Iowa bench during a timeout. The 6-foot-1 Lucas...
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How’s that for an enticing headline? Don’t worry, the story gets better. You see, the ejected players were Kalin Lucas and Jarnell Stokes, who also happen to be teammates on the Iowa Energy — the Memphis Grizzlies’ D-League affiliate. During a game Tuesday night against the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, Lucas and Stokes got into
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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) NBA D-League teammates Kalin Lucas and Jarnell Stokes were ejected after a skirmish broke out behind their bench.
The incident occurred late in the third quarter of a game Tuesday between Iowa, an affiliate of the Memphis Grizzlies, and the Rio Grande Vipers.
A broadcast of the game showed pushing and shoving behind the Iowa bench during a timeout. The 6-foot...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago
Former Michigan State point guard Kalin Lucas, and Jarnell Stokes, a power forward from Tennessee, were apparently both ejected Tuesday night from a NBA Development League game.
The oddity is that Lucas and Stokes are now teammates for the Iowa Energy, who were in the middle of a team huddle when the fracas broke out during a timeout with 2:29 remaining in the third quarter.
Jarnell Stokes and Kalin Lucas, teammates on the Iowa Energy, were ejected during a D-League game on Tuesday for fighting with each other.
While the cause of the fight is unknown, punches were thrown after they started pushing each other.
Teammates and coaches tried to separate both players.
Stokes has played in 16 NBA games this season for the Memphis Grizzlies.
Jarnell Stokes and Kailin Lucas were ejected from an NBA Developmental League game on Tuesday night after getting into a fight, which by itself does not warrant headlines — until you realize that Stokes and Lucas are teammates, and they got into a fight during a timeout huddle.
What happened to precipitate the skirmish is unclear, because the only thing we have to go on is a blurry...
This isn’t a good look for two aspiring NBA players, who’ll go down in infamy for being apart of one of the strangest ejections in basketball history.
Iowa Energy teammates Jarnell Stokes and Kalin Lucas were ejected from tonight’s game against the Rio Grande Valley Vipers for fighting each other during a timeout in the third quarter.
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The Memphis Grizzlies re-assigned rookie forward/center Jarnell Stokes to the NBA Development League’s Iowa Energy, the Grizzlies’ exclusive D-League affiliate. During his first assignment in Iowa, Stokes posted 13 points and 13 rebounds in 35 minutes in an exhibition on Nov. 8 vs. Sioux Falls, which was played in Memphis at FedExForum. He was recalled from Iowa on Nov. 10. The...
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