NEW YORK, NEW YORK - APRIL 10: Dennis Schroder #17 of the Los Angeles Lakers and Kyrie Irving #11 of the Brooklyn Nets have words after Irving was called for a foul against Schroder in the third quarter at Barclays Center on April 10, 2021 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.Both Irving and Schroder were issued double technical fouls and ejected from the game.NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Dennis Schroder opened up about his altercation with Kyrie Irving and his ejection during the Lakers – Nets game.
Schroder said he had no idea why he was ejected, but he wanted to apologize to his teammates.
“I don’t even know what I did. I got kicked out, and I apologize to my teammates,” Schroder said afterwards, via Ryan Ward of Lakers Nation.
Schroder had 19 points (7/11 shooting) and four assists before getting ejected in the third quarter. Despite his ejection, the Lakers dominated the Nets in Brooklyn (126-101).