Boston Celtics teammates Jaylen Brown and Marcus Morris had been concerned in a heated altercation throughout a timeout final night time in Miami, as their four-game profitable streak got here to a screeching halt.
As seen within the video footage embedded under, the 2 exchanged phrases close to the bench earlier than Morris shoved Brown and Marcus Smart needed to step in.
The Celtics went on to lose by the ultimate of 115-99. Brown completed with simply two factors on 1-of-5 capturing in a season-low 14 minutes of motion, whereas Morris tallied 17 factors within the loss.
The Heat led by as many as 26 early within the third quarter however the Celtics went on a 16-Zero run earlier than Dwyane Wade took again management of the sport.
”I have been on this practice with him for a very long time,” Heat coach Erik Spoelstra stated, per NBA.com. ”He has a method of constructing all of us look so much higher. … Sometimes this league is nearly having nice gamers in these vital moments, swing moments through the course of a sport.”
Boston will proceed their highway journey on Saturday night time in Orlando, adopted by a matchup in opposition to the Nets in Brooklyn on Monday night time. Through 41 video games this season, the Cs are sitting in fifth place within the Eastern Conference with a 25-16 file.