'Protect the players': LeBron James takes exception to Kyle Lowry pushing incident

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‘Protect the players’: LeBron James takes exception to Kyle Lowry pushing incident

LeBron James took to Instagram to voice his displeasure about the incident between Warriors minority owner Mark Stevens and Raptors guard Kyle Lowry.

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LeBron James took to Instagram on Thursday to voice his displeasure about the incident between Golden State Warriors minority owner Mark Stevens and Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry.

Stevens, who was sitting courtside for Game 3 of the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena on Wednesday night, pushed and directed obscene language toward Lowry after the All-Star dove toward the sidelines to save the ball from going out of bounds. Stevens was ejected from the arena, banned from attending games for one year and fined $500,000.

It was the latest on the long list of incidents involving fans and players, and James has had enough.

“There’s absolutely no place in our BEAUTIFUL game for that AT ALL,” wrote James, who posted before Stevens’…

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