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Warriors' Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco

13 June 2017, 10:59 | Simon Arnold

Draymond Green after Cavaliers fans heckled his mom'Fans here are just rude

Draymond Green after Cavaliers fans heckled his mom'Fans here are just rude

On Wednesday night, Draymond Green's mom - Mary Babers-Green - got into a verbal altercation with a Cavaliers fan in the aftermath of the Warriors' 118-113 win over Cleveland.

It didn't matter in the end, at least not this time.

No announcement was ever made correcting the error, not that Green was listening for one. They quite literally changed the tech from Draymond to Kerr, but only after (stupidly) assessing a tech to Draymond on a meaningless, harmless play. So when Green was T'd up "again" in the third quarter, the assumption was that he was ejected. But then, out of nowhere, the officials changed the first tech to Steve Kerr, saying it had been that way all along. In the box score, Green was listed with one technical foul heading into the second half.

World economy seen picking up, political uncertainty a risk
The OECD also forecasted the global growth rate for 2017 at 3.5 percent; its projection for 2018 was 3.6 percent. As a result, global trade volumes were seen growing 4.6 percent this year, almost double the rate seen in 2016.

Because the officials did not call the technical on Draymond, it allowed him to remain in the game. LeBron James and Cleveland, looking down a. That gave him an accumulation of flagrant foul points and forced him to sit out Game 5 as the Warriors lost their chance to clinch the series, and they eventually fell in seven games.

Listen, even as a Warriors fan, this is some really bad looks for the National Basketball Association.



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