Ben Simmons has been ejected from the Brooklyn Nets’ clash with the Phoenix Suns after arguing with a referee.
With 8:47 left in the third quarter, Simmons was hit with his fifth foul for setting an illegal screen for Kyrie Irving.
After the Aussie muttered words while coming off the court, official Eric Lewis handed Simmons his second technical foul and tossed him from the game.
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“He must’ve whispered those magic words to Eric Lewis when he was walking by,” NBA legend Reggie Miller said on ESPN.
It marked the 26-year old’s first ejection this season.
Simmons finished with seven points, six assists, four rebounds and four turnovers in 18 minutes.
The Suns lead the Nets 99-84 with 8:56 left in the fourth…