Los Angeles Clippers guard Patrick Beverley was ejected for throwing the ball at a Dallas Mavericks during his side’s defeat on Sunday night.
Following the game, Beverley accused the fan he threw the ball at of cursing his mother during the heated contest, of which he was thrown out early in the fourth quarter.
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Beverley had earlier knocked out the tooth of his opposing number Dennis Smith Jr. during a scramble for the ball on the ground.
Smith had the final say, as his block and free throws closed out victory for the surging Mavericks, who have won eight of their last 10 games.
Click the video at the top of the page to watch Smith Jr. lose his tooth and Beverley’s ejection and then click below to watch a full recap of the game
Highlights from the NBA, as LA Clippers took on Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center
Sunday night's results
- Phoenix Suns 96-120 Los Angeles Lakers
- New Orleans Pelicans 119-109 Charlotte Hornets
- Utah Jazz 100-102 Miami Heat
- Memphis Grizzlies 95-103 Philadelphia 76ers
- Los Angeles Clippers 110-114 Dallas Mavericks
- Portland Trail Blazers 118-131 San Antonio Spurs
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