The NBA has suspended Mavericks’ DeJuan Blair for Game 5 due to his kick to the head of San Antonio Spurs’ Tiago Splitter in Game 4.
Blair let his emotions get the best of him as he was leading the Dallas Mavericks back into a game which they would of win if he did not get ejected.
The Mavericks were leading by one point with 3:08 left in the game when the incident happened. Blair was tearing up his team as he went 5 for 5 from the floor for 12 points. He also grabbed 10 rebounds.