Los Angeles Lakers v Detroit Pistons
DETROIT, MICHIGAN - NOVEMBER 21: Head coach Dwane Casey of the Detroit Pistons and Cade Cunningham #2 of the Detroit Pistons calm down Isaiah Stewart #28 of the Detroit Pistons after Stewart was struck by LeBron James #6 of the Los Angeles Lakers during the third quarter of the game at Little Caesars Arena on November 21, 2021 in Detroit, Michigan. 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 Nic Antaya/Getty Images)

Isaiah Stewart and LeBron James had an altercation in the third quarter of the Lakers – Pistons game, which almost turned into a brawl.

Both players got ejected from the game, while Stewart required five stitches afterwards, according to Dave McMenamin of ESPN. Without Isaiah Stewart and LeBron James on the floor, the Lakers came back from a 17-point deficit and claimed the 121-116 road win over the Pistons. As a result, they snapped a three-game losing streak and now are at 9-9.

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