Heat’s O’Neal ejected following confrontation
Jermaine O’Neal has been ejected from the Miami Heat’s game
against Philadelphia after grabbing Samuel Dalembert’s face.
O’Neal departed after receiving two technical fouls in the third
quarter Sunday. Dalembert received one technical and remained in
Moments before the confrontation, Dalembert accidentally poked
O’Neal in the eye under the basket. Following a timeout, the two
were running upcourt when their arms tangled. A foul was called on
another player, and O’Neal briefly grabbed Dalembert’s face with
one hand before being pulled away.