I'm guessing that's because there's no players union with any meaningful force. Ron Artest went into the stands and started throwing haymakers at FANS and only got sat down until the start of the next season. That crazy asshole deserved to be banned for life, but even the arrogant David Stern knew that battle with the NBPA wasn't worth it.
the commentators sound like triumph the insult dog.
Must have thought it was his girlfriend.
I hope, for his sake, he has additional marketable skills on which to fall back.
He was tapping into his inner Latrell Sprewell.
I like the view of the cops/security guards pleasantly sitting courtside in the background with arms crossed, handcuffs hanging from their waste, just looking on while he chokes his teammate; which was several minutes into his 'episode'.