Matt Barnes Ejected For Flagrant Two On Kevin Love

Matt Barnes was clearly getting frustrated with Kevin Love who finished the night with 45 points and 19 rebounds. Barnes was ejected after a play in which Love go the ball at the three point line and pumped fake Ryan Hollins before meeting Barnes under the rim. Barnes was initially given a flagrant one but after the review it was upgraded to a flagrant two.

The reason for handing out a flagrant two was contact to the head. Barnes was trying to make a play on the ball.

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Barnes could end up getting a fine for not leaving the court instead arguing with the officials. Earlier in the game Love hit Blake Griffin in the head and caused an opened wound. The Clippers won in overtime 120-116.

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