DETROIT (CBSLA) — Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James was ejected after a brawl with Detroit Pistons center Isaiah Stewart, which left Stewart bleeding from his mouth and blood dripping from his face.
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Stewart was also ejected after coaches and players were able to corral him.
Players from both benches had to be separated multiple times. Players and coaches tried to wrestle Stewart but struggled to restrain the 250-pound center. He was eventually forced into the locker room.READ MORE: LAPD Releases Video Of Officer Using Taser Gun On Man With Sword
The fight began after James appeared to elbow Stewart after attempting to box out the center during a free throw attempt.
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