Magic's Arron Afflalo, Timberwolves' Bjelica get into fight at game

Arron Afflalo

After a missed jumper from Jamal Crawford, Afflalo and Bjelica began to get physical, trading a few shoves before Afflalo threw a full swing and just barely missed connecting.

Nemanja Bjelica called out Arron Afflalo over the fight the two engaged in during Tuesday night's game between the Minnesota Timberwolves and Orlando Magic.

Elbows and forearms were involved in the rebound attempt, and that's what caused some actual swinging.

In the second quarter, Bjelica bumped into Afflalo on his way to contest for a rebound when Afflalo let loose with a right hook that could have taken down Mike Tyson.

Afflalo should be suspended one game, and Bjelica probably deserves just a fine.

Players are heated lately, and there has been some discussion about whether new officiating styles by younger referees has led to players getting antsy with each other.

The two players were eventually separated and ejected from the game after the two teams converged on the scrap.



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