Tristan Thompson accidentally hits LeBron James in the chin, sending him flying (VIDEO)


Here’s something you don’t see often. A midcourt altercation between Tristan Thompson and several Raptors players, near the end of the first half of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals, ended with LeBron James attempting to separate Thompson and inadvertently catching an elbow from his teammate.

James, thinking the elbow came from DeMarre Carroll, went all-out to sell the hit:

After a video review, Thompson and Cory Joseph were called for double technicals.