Temple and Casspi concerned in bodily altercation following loss to Pistons.
Memphis Grizzlies teammates Garrett Temple and Omri Casspi had been reportedly concerned in a bodily altercation final night time following the crew’s 101-94 residence loss to the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night time.
According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, the incident befell throughout a postgame assembly within the locker room.
The prolonged, closed door assembly finally resulted in a scuffle between Temple and Casspi, which sources inform ESPN was “warmth of the second stuff.” Head coach J.B. Bickerstaff addressed the media after exiting the assembly, telling reporters, “A dialog that wanted available that can keep between these of us that had been in that locker room.”
Of course, not the whole lot that occurred within the locker room stayed within the locker room as a result of phrase of the bodily altercation shortly unfold as quickly because the gamers emerged.
Last night time’s loss marked the Grizzlies’ 10th defeat of their final 13 video games as they’ve now dropped to 18-19 on the season. Up subsequent for Memphis is a house sport in opposition to the Brooklyn Nets on Friday night time, adopted by a pair of street video games in San Antonio and New Orleans.