Cousins and Durant both ejected after altercation late in Warriors' win

Golden State Warriors

Earlier this week, Kevin Durant was ejected for arguing with a referee in a win against the Orlando Magic.

Fortunately, that's as far as things got, and cooler heads prevailed.

Durant spoke about his ejection afterwards.

After the Warriors' forward entered the lane, he made contact with Cousins under the hoop on a drive that he thought should have resulted in a pair of free throw attempts. "We got in each other's faces, but that's just how it is", Durant said.

"I'm not messing up like that in the first or second quarter, I make sure it's late in the game if I want to do something, but I've got to be more focused than that, I've got to be more poised, I can't let anybody take me off my game". Every time I get ejected I make sure it's late in the game.

We wait to see how the National Basketball Association deals with this and if they'll punish Durant and Cousins any more than just their ejections from the game. "I think it was the right decision, and we move on". Nobody on the floor is going to fight. "I don't want to get injured".

"Obviously, you get a little concerned about it because at a certain number then the suspensions start", Gentry said. I love to play, I love making money for my family.

"It's absolutely too much", Kerr said.

Curry finished with 31 points, hitting five triples, and 11 assists for the Warriors (19-6), winners of four straight games.

Kerr's third quarter timeout came just a few minutes after he told Warriors' sideline reporter Kerith Burke, "We f-ing sucked", en route to the locker room at halftime. We've got to be poised and we've got to execute. We're just talking, we're just getting into it. But Durant found himself in the thick of yet another scuffle Monday night.

Cousins turned around and tried to go back toward KD, which is going to net him a $25,000 fine from the league in the next 48 hours. The Warriors play next on Wednesday night against the Charlotte Hornets, while the Pelicans play on the same night against the Denver Nuggets.

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