Bobcats’ Thomas ejected for throwing elbow

Charlotte forward Tyrus Thomas was ejected from the Bobcats’

game with the Wizards for throwing an elbow at Washington’s James

Singleton late in the first quarter on Monday night.

Thomas was dribbling and Singleton was defending him when the

Charlotte forward elbowed him with 3.6 seconds remaining in the

quarter. He was immediately called for a flagrant 2 foul and


On April 15, Thomas and coach Paul Silas got into an altercation

following the Bobcats’ loss to Boston.