Blocks weren’t simply taking place on the court docket throughout the Jazz-Wizards sport.
When Jazz guard Rodney Hood was ejected from Wednesdays sport, he put a cease to a fan making an attempt to report the second when he smacked a cellular phone out of the fan’s hand on his stroll again to the locker room.
In direction of the tip of the third quarter, Hood yelled at a referee after he thought he was fouled however there was no name. The ref slapped Hood along with his second technical foul of the night time and the guard was tossed from the sport.
Hood, who was fired up within the second, then took his aggressions out on the fan’s cellphone.
The 25-year-old might face additional self-discipline from the league for his actions.
Interacting with a fan has beforehand resulted in $25,000 fines for NBA gamers DeMarcus Cousins, Kyrie Irving and Austin Rivers.
Whereas the guard went to the locker room earlier than the sport was over, the remainder of the Jazz picked up their teammate. The Jazz have been in a position to get a 107-104 win over the Wizards after they scored 27 factors off 23 turnovers.