Cleveland Cavaliers

Mike Brown Charges Referee, Gets Ejected Against Miami Heat

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 06:  Mike Brown of the Cleveland Cavaliers reacts to a call during the game against the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on December 6, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
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Zach BuckleyNational NBA Featured ColumnistDecember 15, 2013

Apparently, Cleveland Cavaliers coach Mike Brown isn't yet feeling the holiday spirit:

Well, that or he thought the refs calling the Cavs-Miami Heat game were getting a little too generous for South Beach's finest:

Then again, maybe the coach—along with the rest of uscouldn't believe what he had just seen:

Last theory: This was the unrelenting realization that he no longer has best-player-on-the-planet LeBron James on his roster. King James had 15 points, five boards, three dimes and three steals to help build Miami's 68-52 halftime lead.

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