With the game pretty much decided, things got chippy between the Rockets and the Spurs.
At the end of the third quarter, big man Dewayne Dedmon went head-to-head with James Harden.
Nene Hilario then intervened, shoving Dedmon right around the neck area.
Spurs’ Dewayne Dedmon goes head-to-head with Rockets’ James Harden pic.twitter.com/9MM30XrzIG
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Here’s another angle:
Nene got ejected from Game 1 for this.
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After looking it over, the officials ejected Nene.
Video via Rapid Highlights.