Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley could not assist however snigger on the Clippers and Rockets.
On Monday’s “Contained in the NBA” on TNT, the 2 laughed so laborious they almost cried when studying police needed to be known as to the Staples Middle over a dispute between the 2 groups.
“I performed within the NBA for 16 years, I have been on TV for 18 years. That is the primary time I’ve heard police presence. They bought a police presence? Are you kidding me?” Barkley stated. “Come on man.”
Shaq crumpled up items of paper and threw them within the whereas laughing extremely laborious.
“Two guys who would relish guys coming into their locker room are laughing at the truth that Chris Paul is coming to get Blake Griffin,” “Contained in the NBA” analyst Kenny Smith stated.
Police had been known as to diffuse the scenario when Rockets gamers James Harden, Chris Paul, Trevor Ariza and Gerald Inexperienced stormed the Clippers locker room to confront Blake Griffin and Austin Rivers. The 2 groups bought testy on the courtroom Monday and it later leaked into postgame actions.
When the Rockets had been noticed close to the locker room, the Clippers closed the door on their opponents, ESPN studies.
It is unclear how the NBA will self-discipline the gamers concerned.