Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray was ejected after what appeared to be an intentional shot to the groin area of Dallas' Tim Hardaway Jr. in the second half of their game Monday night. Murray stumbled backward after the pair collided as Denver was setting up on offense. Murray got up and reached between Hardaway's legs with his right arm, prompting Hardaway to double over.
Louis Cangiano goes over tonight's top NBA DFS pivot plays. (Nelson Chenault-USA TODAY Sports)
It will only be his second time facing the Cavaliers in Cleveland, since signing with the Los Angeles Lakers as a free agent in 2018, having won the only previous encounter on Nov. 21, 2018. LeBron's return aside, the record and recent play of the Cavaliers is worth discussing. As they host The King, the Cavaliers are 8-8 – the first time since 2003 that they are .