At shootaround on Monday, Brandon Ingram spoke to the media about his role in the Lakers-Rockets brawl this past weekend. Ingram was suspended 4 games for instigating the altercation by pushing James Harden, arguing with referee Jason Phillips and throwing an aggressive punch.
Here’s what the young forward had to say about the incident:
🎥 Brandon Ingram details the events that led to his suspension. pic.twitter.com/F1M9JdwkVL
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“I’m going to take full responsibility for every action that I did. 100 percent, I was wrong for my teammates, but I also stepped up for my teammates, and that’s what I’m going to do 10 times out of 10.”