Calling Francisco Garcia an agitator would be an understatement. On Monday night, the Rockets’ small forward got in an altercation with Utah’s John Lucas III, a backup point guard, and the two actually squared up before being broken up. It’s extremely rare that you see something like this happen in today’s NBA, usually guys just swing at each other.
Maybe Marcin Gortat was right about fighting in basketball.
You may remember John Lucas III as the guy who was absolutely posterized by LeBron two years ago when he was a member of the Chicago Bulls: