Draymond Green Clotheslines LeBron James, Receives Flagrant Foul

Joseph Zucker@@JosephZuckerFeatured ColumnistJanuary 17, 2017

OAKLAND, CA - JANUARY 16:  Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors fouls LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers at ORACLE Arena on January 16, 2017 in Oakland, California. 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 Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
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LeBron James and Draymond Green added another chapter to their ongoing rivalry during Monday night's game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors.

Green received a flagrant foul after running into James at midcourt:

Green thought James embellished the contact and mimicked a flopping motion while walking away from the play:

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Draymond wasn’t buying it 😂 https://t.co/8nw1Vo3S1C

Although James got the better of his adversary in that moment, Green and his Warriors teammates had the clear advantage at halftime. Golden State entered the locker room with a 78-49 lead at the end of the first half.


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