Kyle Lowry and Ben Simmons ejected, reportedly have altercation in hallway

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Philadelphia natives keep going after 76ers rookie Ben Simmons.

First, it was Celtics forward Marcus Morris. Today, it was Raptors guard Kyle Lowry.

Simmons and Lowry exchanged fouls in the third quarter:

Then, they were ejected late in Philadelphia’s 117-111 win over Toronto:

Jon Johnson of 94WIP:

Jessica Camerato of NBC Sports Philadelphia:

The late altercation didn’t appear too bad. Mostly, it seemed the refs just wanted to end the game without further incident.

If Lowry and Simmons scrapped in the hallway – both players looked as if they were arranging a rendezvous while leaving the court, Lowry far more eagerly – that’d draw greater attention from the league.

For good measure, DeMar DeRozan and T.J. McConnell got into it between the Lowry-Simmons incidents: