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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