The brawl that took place late in the fourth quarter resulted in the suspension of Lakers forward Brandon Ingram, Lakers guard Rajon Rondo, and, naturally, Paul, who was being escorted off the court when he crossed paths with Kiedis. The four-time NBA Most Valuable Player James signed with the Lakers three months ago after leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to four straight NBA final appearances, including their first championship in 2016. "If you wanted to suspend him one [game] I get it, just to make a statement". Ingram, who had been calmed down, raced over to the fight and threw a punch at Paul. Paul received two games for punching Rondo.
Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman Anthony Kiedis was also kicked out of the arena for yelling profanities at Chris Paul as he made his way back to the locker room following the scuffle with Rondo.
The NBA was evaluating a video shot courtside that appeared to capture Rondo spitting into the face of Paul at Staples Center, league sources told ESPNearlier Sunday. He then re-inserted himself into the situation, throwing a wild punch that could have done serious damage had it connected.
Paul and Rondo were the main combatants trading blows after Paul stuck his finger in Rondo's face and pushed him hard.
The extraordinary scenes overshadowed LeBron James's home debut with the Lakers, which ended in a 124-115 Rockets victory.
LeBron James of the Lakers and Chris Paul of the Rockets get on with the basketball side of things in the heated clash on Sunday (NZT). Players from both teams broke up the fight quickly by separating the players involved, though.
One major difficulty in losing Ingram and Rondo is the playmaking factor. He called Rondo's spitting "pretty disgusting".
"Rajon has his own view of what happened", VanDeWeghe said. "We're going to need guys that haven't been playing to step in, be ready and confident and I believe they will be".
France, Germany and Britain on Sunday expressed concerns over the case, calling for "a credible investigation" into the incident. Turkey remains convinced journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside the Saudi consulate after discovering new evidence.
The woman inside the home opened the door after she heard the knock, the sheriff's office said on Facebook, and she called police. The child is now in the custody of Child Protective Services, which will determine whether to return him to his family.
The Celts shot 36.5 percent in the first half, which allowed the 76ers to hang around at least numerically for a while. The 2018-19 regular season started as the Boston Celtics faced the Philadelphia 76ers at home.
Each retailer will receive a bonus of $10,000, or one percent of the prize amount, for selling the winning ticket. To play the Mega Millions game you select five numbers from 1 to 70 and one Mega Ball number from 1 to 25.
To re-up here for four more years and get to wear the (number) 22 in the city of Cleveland, I can't put it into words. After a series of roster changes in the off-season, the Cavaliers face different expectations this year.
Atletico struggled against Villarreal and goalkeeper Jan Oblak pulled off hard saves to keep Diego Simeone's team from defeat. However, he later left to have further tests done, a statement from Barcelona later confirming a fracture of his radius bone.
The administration is approaching Saudi Arabia's explanation for Khashoggi's death with "our eyes wide open", Kushner said. Turkish media quotes officials saying a team of 15 Saudis removed Khashoggi's fingers, killed him and dismembered him.
A 2012 government report described the loss of 15,000 passengers to rail accidents every year in India as a "massacre". Railway Minister Piyush Goyal who was in the United States , cancelled all his engagements and was set to return.
Finally, on PlayStation alone, Black Ops 4 set a global, new day one record on the PlayStation Store for digital full game sales. In the first three days on PC, the "number of players is more than double" the same period for last year's game.
Over 50 dead as train mows down crowd in Amritsar
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said he had ordered an investigation into who was responsible for the accident. They did not hear the train approach as they watched a firecracker-filled effigy of the demon king Ravana burn.
Apple To Live Stream Its October 30th iPad, Mac Event
Sure, it would need a new dongle or cable, but since Apple loves to sell dongles and cables, I don't see what the problem is. Apple has sent out invites for their second fall event and it will be taking place later this month on 10/30.
EU leaders to meet on Brexit when enough progress reported
The European Council president on Thursday said the EU had made a decision to continue the Brexit talks "in a positive spirit". No EU leader reacted to May's speech, as has been the tradition with the Brexit discussions at EU level.
Silverman: Series-bound Sox proving record was no fluke
The Red Sox have retained this approach all season; they have maintained focus and toughness and maximized their talent base. In Thursday night's Game 5, he used it for 39 of his 93 pitches - 41.9% - and got 12 whiffs on changeups, a season high.
Breaking! Tension at Sabarimala Temple
The protesters alleged that they had resorted to stone-throwing in retaliation after the policemen hurled stones at them. Police personnel were deployed at Pamba, Nilakkal and Erumeli, three important landmarks on the route to Sabarimala .