POOL REPORT ON THE FOUR EJECTIONS IN THE FOURTH QUARTER OF TONIGHT’S INDIANA PACERS AT UTAH JAZZ GAME

INTERVIEW CONDUCTED BY ANDY LARSEN, (SALT LAKE TRIBUNE) WITH CREW CHIEF ED MALLOY FOLLOWING TONIGHT’S INDIANA PACERS AT UTAH JAZZ GAME.

 

November 11, 2021

                                                                                                

QUESTION: Why was Myles Turner ejected from the game?

MALLOY: “Myles Turner was assessed a technical foul and ejected for participating in an altercation.

 

QUESTION: Why was Rudy Gobert ejected from the game?

MALLOY: “Rudy Gobert was assessed a technical foul and ejected for participating in an altercation.

 

QUESTION: Why was Joe Ingles ejected from the game?

MALLOY: “Joe Ingles was assessed a technical foul and was ejected from the game for making contact with an official and acting as an instigator and escalating the situation.”

QUESTION: “Was it deemed to be intentional contact, or does it have to be intentional to be assessed?”

MALLOY: “No, it was the contact, it wasn’t deemed intentional.”

 

QUESTION: Why was Donovan Mitchell ejected from the game?

MALLOY: “Donovan Mitchell was assessed a technical foul and ejected for acting as an instigator and escalating the situation.”