The play came in the second quarter of a 109-103 loss at Golden State, when Lee led with his elbow on an offensive play, connecting with Howard's face. The hit led to multiple stitches to stop the bleeding of a bloody lip.
Here's video exclusive to Bleacher Report of Howard discussing the incident:
"He got away with a shot," Howard said. "I will remember this game; I'll remember that shot."
When Howard was asked if Lee said anything to him after halftime, the Lakers star said: "He said he wasn't trying to do it. You can look at the play and see it for yourself."
Howard finally added: "I'll take care of it later."
Here's the play:
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