ORLEANS - Milwaukee's O.J. Mayo has been ejected from
Friday night's game against New Orleans.
ejection came late in the first quarter, after Mayo
collided with Pelicans center Greg Stiemsma, then
appeared to shove or hit Stiemsma in the chest with a
flailing arm. Pelicans coach Monty Williams raced onto
the court to restrain Stiemsma, pulling the center back
toward the bench.
called a flagrant foul on the Bucks' guard at first,
then changed it to a flagrant-2, resulting in the
ejection, after video review.
had been in the game less than three minutes and had
attempted only one missed shot and committed one
previous foul before being thrown out.
has averaged 12.1 points in 27 minutes per game this