NBA fight between
Miami Heat, Toronto Raptors players spills
The Miami Heat and Toronto Raptors game ended in a
At FTX Arena in Miami, Florida,
on Saturday, Heat small forward Caleb Martin and Raptors
rookie centre Christian Koloko
gotinto a brawl.
The event occurred with 7:46 remaining in the third quarter,
with the Heat leading 81-59 at
the time. Martin and Koloko fought for position beneath
Koloko was knocked to the
ground after colliding with
Martin with his leg while boxing.
Martin was penalised for a
loose ball, but the situation worsened when he charged at Koloko and loomed over him.
Pushing started, and the altercation spread into the audience. Other players
separated the two players
as the first row spectators
were led from their seats.
Martin and Koloko were
both whistled for technical fouls
in addition to being ejected.
After the game, Martin observed, "There were a number of plays going up to that." It was an amateurish game.
Koloko remarked, "I just stood
up for myself and I was thrown out. That is what took place.
Coach Nick Nurse of Toronto stated that he anticipates the
NBA to look into what
If you want to know more
about the NBA fight between
Heat, Toronto Raptors players spills into stands, then click
on the below.