NBA News – Golden State Warriors

  Warriors’ Green Punches Poole During Practice – Draymond Green and Jordan Poole got into a physical altercation and had to be separated during Wednesday’s practice, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Green and Poole had been verbally sparring before they began to push, which escalated when Green took a swing and made contact with Poole. Per Wojnarowski, Poole was not hurt by the punch. Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports added that Green was apologetic following the incident. The Green-Poole altercation had been boiling since training camp over possible contract extensions, according to Yahoo Sports’ Vincent Goodwill. Team officials are reviewing the episode and are considering disciplinary action toward Green. Goodwill reports Green was emotional in the locker room after the altercation, but it was suggested to Green that he not approach Poole in the wake of the confrontation because the situation was too fresh. Read more at:  (

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