Hassan Whiteside sent home from team after being ejected for elbowing a Spurs' player in the face
Hassan Whiteside was ejected midway through the 4th quarter of the Heat's Tuesday night loss to the San Antonio Spurs for elbowing Spurs' center Boban Marjanovic in the face out of apparent frustration.
By the time the game ended and the Miami players returned the the locker room, Whiteside had reportedly already left the arena, having been sent home early from the team prior to the All-Star break.
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During his season and a half with the Heat, Whiteside has proved to be a talented but hot-headed big man. He was ejected multiple times last year, most notably for fighting Alex Len, and for cheap-shotting Kelly Olynyk. He's also been known to get into it on Twitter with other NBA players, including Draymond Green.
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