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Warriors may need Draymond Green, but the League does not

 The NBA is losing patience with the Golden State Warriors, Draymond Green. He has been suspended indefinitely following his 18th career ejection for a Flagrant-2 foul against Jusuf Nurkic


Green has been a mainstay for Golden State over the years. His stats have never been explosive, but his temper has. This this season, he ranks 5th on the team at 25.1 minutes per game, while averaging 9.7 PPG, 5.5 RPG and 5.8 APG.

His game goes beyond roughness, and the NBA may have become tired of his on-court thuggery. Golden State is struggling a bit this season - standing 11th in the West with a n10-13 record. Despite Dray's four Championship rings and four All-Star appearances, he will be 34 years old before the end of this season, and it may be time for that indefinite suspension to put him out for most (or all) of the remaining season - and for the Warriors to move on from him.

Green is signed through the 2026-27 season, with the final year a "player option" when he will make $27.7 million. But would any team be willing to take on the "misbehavior" of a thug displayed below via Spotrac.com?

  • 2/12/2023Player contract details by yearEjection$6,000for ejection from GSW-PHX game
    11/28/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-SAC game
    11/15/2023Player contract details by yearFighting5 games$769,704for escalating on-court altercation during MIN-GSW game
    11/14/2023Player contract details by yearEjection$4,000for ejection from MIN-GSW game
    11/11/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during CLE-GSW game
    11/11/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during CLE-GSW game
    11/11/2023Player contract details by yearEjection$2,000for ejection (two technical fouls) during CLE-GSW game
    10/30/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-NOP game
    05/12/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-LAL game (playoff)
    05/06/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-LAL game (playoff)
    05/02/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during LAL-GSW game (playoff)
    04/23/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during SAC-GSW game (playoff)
    04/18/2023Player contract details by yearUnsportsmanlike Conduct1 game$177,976for stepping on the chest of Domantas Sabonis during GSW-SAC game
    04/17/2023Player contract details by yearEjection$2,000for ejection from GSW-SAC game (playoff)
    03/28/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$5,000for technical foul during NOP-GSW game
    03/16/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul1 game$177,976for 16th Technical foul during GSW-LAC game
    03/15/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$5,000for technical foul during GSW-LAC game
    02/13/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during WAS-GSW game
    01/25/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during MEM-GSW game
    01/15/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-CHI game
    01/04/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during DET-GSW game
    01/04/2023Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during DET-GSW game
    01/04/2023Player contract details by yearEjection$4,000for ejection (two technical fouls) from DET-GSW game
    12/25/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during MEM-GSW game
    12/14/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-IND game
    12/14/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-IND game
    12/14/2022Player contract details by yearEjection$2,000for ejection (two technical fouls) from GSW-IND game
    12/01/2022Player contract details by yearInappropriate Language$25,000for directing obscene language toward fan during GSW-DAL game
    11/27/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-MIN game
    11/16/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-PHX game
    11/11/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during CLE-GSW game
    11/03/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-ORL game
    11/01/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-MIA game
    10/30/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-DET game
    10/25/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-PHX game
    10/12/2022Player contract details by yearStriking/Kicking/Kneeing-for practice altercation with Jordan Poole
    06/05/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during BOS-GSW game (playoff)
    05/23/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-DAL game (playoff)
    05/20/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during DAL-GSW game (playoff)
    05/05/2022Player contract details by yearObscene Gesture$25,000for middle finger gesture to fans during GSW-MEM game (playoff)
    05/01/2022Player contract details by yearEjection$2,000for ejection during GSW-MEM game (playoff)
    04/24/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-DEN game (playoff)
    04/03/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-SAC game
    03/30/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during PHX-GSW game
    03/27/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-WAS game
    03/22/2022Player contract details by yearVerbal or other Non-Physical Offense Against Official$25,000for cursing at official during SAS-GSW game
    03/20/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during SAS-GSW game
    03/20/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during SAS-GSW game
    03/20/2022Player contract details by yearEjection$2,000for ejection (two technical fouls) during SAS-GSW game
    03/16/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during BOS-GSW game
    01/05/2022Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-DAL game
    12/25/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-PHX game
    12/23/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during MEM-GSW game
    12/13/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-IND game
    12/08/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during POR-GSW game
    11/28/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-LAC game
    11/14/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-CHA game
    11/03/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during CHA-GSW game
    05/19/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-LAL game (play-in)
    05/08/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during OKC-GSW game
    04/25/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during SAC-GSW game
    03/23/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during PHI-GSW game
    03/20/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-MEM game
    02/28/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-LAL game
    02/20/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-CHA game
    02/20/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-CHA game
    02/20/2021Player contract details by yearEjection$4,000for ejection (Two technical fouls) from GSW-CHA game
    01/28/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-PHX game
    01/25/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during MIN-GSW game
    01/21/2021Player contract details by yearTaunting$2,000for technical foul during NYK-GSW game
    01/21/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for ejection from NYK-GSW game
    01/18/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-LAL game
    01/03/2021Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during POR-GSW game
    08/09/2020Player contract details by yearConduct detrimental to the league$50,000for violating Anti-Tampering Rule when commenting about Devin Booker (PHX)
    02/27/2020Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during LAL-GSW game
    02/27/2020Player contract details by yearEjection$6,000for ejection (two technical fouls) during LAL-GSW game
    02/27/2020Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during LAL-GSW game
    01/22/2020Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during UTH-GSW game
    01/16/2020Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during DEN-GSW game
    01/10/2020Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-LAC game
    01/04/2020Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during DET-GSW game
    01/04/2020Player contract details by yearEjection$4,000for ejection (two technical fouls) from DET-GSW game
    01/04/2020Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during DET-GSW game
    12/28/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during DAL-GSW game
    12/20/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during NOP-GSW game
    11/27/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during CHI-GSW game
    11/17/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-NOP game
    11/11/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during UTH-GSW game
    11/11/2019Player contract details by yearEjection$2,000for ejection (two technical fouls) from UTH-GSW game
    11/11/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during UTH-GSW game
    10/30/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during PHX-GSW game
    06/10/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-TOR game (playoff)
    06/07/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during TOR-GSW game (playoff)
    05/08/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during HOU-GSW game (playoff)
    04/28/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during HOU-GSW game (playoff)
    04/26/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-LAC game (playoff)
    04/24/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-LAC game (playoff)
    04/02/2019Player contract details by yearCriticism of Officials$35,000for making statements on social media which impugned the integrity of NBA officiating following GSW-MIN game
    03/29/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-MIN game
    03/27/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-MEM game
    02/21/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during SAC-GSW game
    02/13/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-POR game
    02/10/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during MIA-GSW game
    02/08/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-PHX game
    02/08/2019Player contract details by yearEjection$2,000for ejection (two technical fouls) from GSW-PHX game
    02/08/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-PHX game
    01/31/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during PHI-GSW game
    01/18/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-LAC game
    01/15/2019Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-DEN game
    12/29/2018Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-POR game
    12/27/2018Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during POR-GSW game
    12/23/2018Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during LAC-GSW game
    12/12/2018Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during TOR-GSW game
    11/13/2018Player contract details by yearConduct detrimental to the team1 game$120,480by Golden State (GSW) for conduct detrimental to the team
    10/19/2018Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-UTH game
    06/06/2018Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-CLE game (playoff)
    05/31/2018Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during CLE-GSW game (playoff)
    05/20/2018Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during HOU-GSW game (playoff)
    05/14/2018Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-HOU game (playoff)
    05/06/2018Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-NOP game (playoff)
    03/09/2018Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$5,000for technical foul during GSW-POR game
    02/08/2018Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during DAL-GSW game
    02/08/2018Player contract details by yearCriticism of Referees$50,000for “directing inappropriate and offensive language toward a game official” after OKC-GSW game
    02/06/2018Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during OKC-GSW game
    02/06/2018Player contract details by yearEjection$6,000for ejection (two technical fouls) from OKC-GSW game
    02/06/2018Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during OKC-GSW game
    01/08/2018Player contract details by yearCriticism of Referees$25,000for criticizing the officiating during GSW-LAC game
    01/06/2018Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-LAC game
    12/30/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during MEM-GSW game
    12/30/2017Player contract details by yearEjection$4,000for ejection (two technical fouls) from MEM-GSW game
    12/30/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during MEM-GSW game
    12/25/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during CLE-GSW game
    12/04/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-NOP game
    11/22/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-OKC game
    11/19/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-BKN game
    11/18/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-PHI game
    10/29/2017Player contract details by yearFighting$25,000for altercation with Bradley Beal during WAS-GSW game
    10/27/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during WAS-GSW game
    10/27/2017Player contract details by yearEjection$2,000for ejection (two technical fouls) from WAS-GSW game
    10/27/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during WAS-GSW game
    10/20/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-NOP game
    06/09/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-CLE game (playoff)
    06/07/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-CLE game (playoff)
    05/14/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during SAS-GSW game (playoff)
    05/06/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-UTH game (playoff)
    04/10/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during UTH-GSW game
    03/20/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-OKC game
    03/10/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-MIN game
    02/23/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during LAC-GSW game
    02/15/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during SAC-GSW game
    02/15/2017Player contract details by yearEjection$2,000for ejection (two technical fouls) from SAC-GSW game
    02/15/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during SAC-GSW game
    01/16/2017Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during CLE-GSW game
    12/25/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-CLE game
    12/20/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during UTH-GSW game
    12/10/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-MEM game
    12/01/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during HOU-GSW game
    11/03/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during OKC-GSW game
    10/25/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during SAS-GSW game
    06/12/2016Player contract details by yearFlagrant Foul1 game$129,644for being assessed a Flagrant 1 Foul during GSW-CLE game (playoff)
    05/26/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during OKC-GSW game (playoff)
    05/22/2016Player contract details by yearFlagrant Foul$25,000for Flagrant 2 during GSW-OKC game (playoff)
    05/11/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during POR-GSW game (playoff)
    05/09/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-POR game (playoff)
    04/27/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during HOU-GSW game (playoff)
    04/16/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during HOU-GSW game (playoff)
    04/10/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-SAS game
    04/07/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during SAS-GSW game
    02/20/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-LAC game
    02/19/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-POR game
    01/20/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-CHI game
    01/16/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-DET game
    01/09/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-SAC game
    01/02/2016Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during DEN-GSW game
    12/28/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during SAC-GSW game
    12/12/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-MIL game
    12/08/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-IND game
    11/11/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-MEM game
    11/04/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during LAC-GSW game
    10/27/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during NOP-GSW game
    06/07/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during CLE-GSW game (playoff)
    05/23/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-HOU game (playoff)
    05/05/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during MEM-GSW game
    02/26/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$4,000for technical foul during GSW-CLE game
    02/24/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-WAS game
    02/06/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-ATL game
    02/03/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-SAC game
    01/31/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during PHX-GSW game
    01/14/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during MIA-GSW game
    01/07/2015Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during IND-GSW game
    12/16/2014Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-MEM game
    12/14/2014Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-NOP game
    11/23/2014Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-OKC game
    11/11/2014Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during SAS-GSW game
    04/14/2014Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during MIN-GSW game
    02/24/2014Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$3,000for technical foul during GSW-DET game
    01/15/2014Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during DEN-GSW game
    12/26/2013Player contract details by yearEjection$15,000for failing to leave the court in a timely manner following ejection from GSW-LAC game
    12/25/2013Player contract details by yearEjection$2,000for ejection from GSW-LAC game
    12/13/2013Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during HOU-GSW game
    11/25/2013Player contract details by yearUnnecessarily Entering Fight Area (active involvement)$20,000for “escalating the incident” between Andrew Bogut and Joel Freeland during POR-GSW game
    11/23/2013Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during POR-GSW game
    11/23/2013Player contract details by yearEjection$2,000for ejection (fighting) from POR-GSW game
    11/09/2013Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-MEM game
    10/31/2013Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-LAC game
    11/14/2012Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during ATL-GSW game
    11/09/2012Player contract details by yearTechnical Foul$2,000for technical foul during GSW-LAL game
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