Asked by: Kate Olsen
LeBron James was ejected from Sunday’s game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Detroit Pistons after hitting the Pistons’ Isaiah Stewart in the face with his elbow and a near-brawl broke out between both teams.
Why did they eject LeBron James?
Crew chief Scott Foster said Lakers star LeBron James was ejected from Sunday’s 121-116 victory over the Pistons for “unnecessary and excessive contact above the shoulder” during an altercation that left Detroit center Isaiah Stewart bleeding above the right eye.
How many times has LeBron James ejected?
LeBron James hasn’t had many ejections in his NBA career. Over the course of 19 seasons in the NBA, James has been ejected just twice from games. The first, as a matter of fact, occurred 15 years into his NBA career.
Did LeBron ever foul out?
LeBron James has fouled out 8 times and he’s been ejected once. On November 28 2017 LeBron James was ejected for the first time in his 15-year career.
When did LeBron get ejected for flagrant 2?
Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James was ejected from Sunday’s contest against the Detroit Pistons after committing a Flagrant 2 foul on Isaiah Stewart on a box-out following a free-throw shot. This was the second ejection of James’ career, and there will certainly be some reaction from the league office.