The Lakers-Rockets blood feud is spiraling out management. According to NBA insider Shams Charania, a member Rajon Rondo’s household confronted Chris Paul’s spouse Jada after the sport. The “unspecified” Rondo relative and Paul’s spouse are stated to have engaged in an alternate inappropriate feedback and insults. The backlash inevitably obtained again to Chris Paul in a rush.
According to Houston Rockets beat author Jonathan Feigen, Paul has grown extra livid than he’d been on the court docket through the alleged “spitting incident.” The NBA hopes to finalize their inside investigation earlier than the Rockets face the Clippers tonight, once more on the Staples Center.
Mixed theories have emerged over the causal components within the altercation. The NBA is basing their investigation across the assumption that Rondo spat on Chris Paul, however conversely, a concept exists that Carmelo Anthony is definitely responsible spitting on his personal teammate, albeit by chance. The Nevertheless a Rachel Nichols’ video report makes it arduous to argue in opposition to Rondo “being the spitter.”
Any approach you body the state of affairs, the video proof leaves loads to be desired. LeBron James, seemingly caught between a great pal (Chris Paul) and a teammate (Rajon Rondo) is form figurant in all this. Carmelo, one other central determine in LeBron’s coterie, appears to have outgrown his combative methods, supplanted by Brandon Ingram because the younger and stressed one, on this right here state of affairs.