LeBron James expects NBA to review James Harden below-the-belt kick


James Harden got territorial while trying to keep the ball during a Cavaliers trap, and the Rockets guard kicked LeBron James below the waist.

LeBron, via Kristie Rieken of the Associated Press:

“That’s not a basketball play and the league will probably take a look at it,” James said. “I have no idea why he would do that.”

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I’m sure LeBron is right: The league will examine it. The result could go a few different ways, including no action, but my guess is a $15,000 fine.