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Warriors’ Draymond Green says getting ejected against Hornets was worse than his 2016 NBA Finals suspension

Draymond Green getting suspended for Game 5 of the 2016 NBA Finals is one of the greatest “what if” moments in recent NBA history, because had he been able to play in that game, perhaps the Warriors don’t blow a 3-1 lead, resulting in the greatest comeback in NBA Finals history which led LeBron James to exclaim “Cleveland this one is for you!” at the top of his lungs in triumph. 

It was a significant moment with monumental consequences for Golden State, so you may understand why it’s surprising that Green feels more upset about being ejected from Saturday night’s game against the Hornets than that suspension in the 2016 NBA Finals.

During the closing seconds of the Warriors-Hornets game, Green was assessed back-to-back technical fouls for arguing with the referees after Charlotte was awarded a timeout — and possession of the ball — while Green and Gordon Hayward were

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Coverage of women’s sport is pathetic at the best of times – the lockdown has made it even worse

Cast your mind back to the summer of 2019. By the second week of July, the FIFA Women’s World Cup had just come to a thrilling climax in Lyon, France. The USA collected their fourth trophy and the tournament attracted more than one billion viewers across the globe. In the UK, the city of Liverpool was about to host the netball World Cup and the annual Wimbledon tennis championship was underway.

There was a buzz about women’s sport in the British media like perhaps never before. The BBC referred to it as the “summer of women’s sport”, launching the female-led #changethegame media campaign. In research commissioned by the Women’s Sport Trust, a six-week period between June 7 and July 14 found near parity in the coverage of women’s sport compared to men’s sport. On the BBC Sport website, nearly half of the homepage stories featured women’s sport, and it also

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