It appears like controversy has adopted Grayson Allen to a different NBA metropolis.
The Memphis Grizzlies guard was ejected within the fourth quarter of Thursday night time’s Las Vegas Summer season League sport after choosing up two flagrant fouls within the span of seven seconds.
Allen — who was reprimanded for quite a few tripping incidents throughout his controversy-filled profession at Duke — was booted for taking a swipe on the Boston Celtics’ Grant Williams.
The Atlantic Coast Convention reprimanded Allen for showing to journey two gamers on function in 2016. He served a one-game suspension by Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski and received stripped of his captain’s title within the 2016-17 season after he received caught tripping an opponent. Although he principally stayed out of hassle in the course of the 2017-18 season, Allen hip-checked North Carolina’s Garrison Brooks within the ACC Match.
This wasn’t the primary time Allen discovered hassle throughout an NBA contest. In a summer time league sport final yr in Salt Lake Metropolis, Allen — then with the Utah Jazz — received right into a tussle with the Atlanta Hawks’ Trae Younger. Allen, the No. 21 total decide within the 2018 NBA Draft, performed simply 38 video games final season for the Jazz and was acquired by the Grizzlies within the latest commerce that despatched Mike Conley to Utah.
Possibly the frustration of a poor sport was attending to Allen, who scored simply three factors in 19 minutes of the Grizzlies’ 113-87 blowout loss to the Celitcs.