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Lakers' Nick Young Goes Postal After Getting Fouled Hard by Suns' Alex Len

Jan 15, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Nick Young (right) yells as Phoenix Suns center Alex Len (left)  is held back by NBA officials.  Phoenix Suns forward Marcus Morris (15) and forward Markieff Morris (11) step in the middle in the first half at US Airways Center. Mandatory Credit: Jennifer Stewart-USA TODAY Sports
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Matthew SchmidtFeatured ColumnistJanuary 16, 2014

Struggling Phoenix Suns rookie Alex Len made his presence felt in Wednesday night's matchup with the Los Angeles Lakers, but not in a good way. 

As Nick Young was on his way to the basket for a layup, Len committed a hard foul that floored the Lakers swingman. Young took exception, immediately popping up and going after anyone in a white jersey:

The result? 

Both Young and Len were ejected—Young for swinging at Suns point guard Goran Dragic and Len for a flagrant-2 foul.

Young was upset after the game, going as far as to call out his teammates for not defending him. Additionally, "Swaggy P" got a little too liberal on social media.

 

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