There have been some tense moments between Portland beginning guard Damian Lillard and Lakers guard Patrick Beverley in LA’s comeback win yesterday and it didn’t finish on the court docket.
Following the sport, the pair took to Twitter to proceed their harsh exchanges, with Lillard calling Beverley a “con man” and Beverley responded with a pointed three-word tweet.
Con man. Flip from above the rim https://t.co/EpKvfyY3VG
— Damian Lillard (@Dame_Lillard) January 23, 2023
He mad. Entertaining
— Patrick Beverley (@patbev21) January 23, 2023
It was within the second quarter of the sport when issues actually bought noticeably fiery.
Lillard was on the free throw line and his shot was held up as a result of Beverley was giving him a lot warmth and Lillard was giving it again, saying he would “beat his a**.”
Beverley bought a technical foul after the incident however he wasn’t completed.
The Lakers outscored Portland 75-41 after halftime and overcame a 25-point deficit, which made the L even tougher to cop for Lillard and his workforce.
Beverley was certain to let Lillard know as he mocked his ‘Dame Time’ celebration.
Pat Bev clowning Dame Time 😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/dtGZlA3wNg
— NBACentral (@TheNBACentral) January 23, 2023
The opposing guards will get an opportunity to settle their variations as soon as extra in just below two weeks when the groups play once more on the Blazers residence court docket.