NBA lifts Draymond Green's suspension


Golden State Warriors center Draymond Green will be able to play again after the NBA has lifted the indefinite suspension, which has led him to miss 12 games, for attacking Phoenix Suns player Jusuf Nurkic.

“During the period of his suspension, which began on December 14 and caused him to miss 12 games, Green completed steps that demonstrated his commitment to aligning his conduct with the standards expected of NBA players,” said the executive vice president. of the NBA in charge of basketball operations, Joe Dumars.

In mid-December, the North American league suspended Green indefinitely after he punched Phoenix Suns Bosnian center Jusuf Nurkic in the face and received a flagrant foul 2 and was ejected. According to the agency, his “repeated history of unsportsmanlike acts” was taken into account for the punishment.

Green was ejected for the 18th time in his career, the most among active NBA players, and just one month after being suspended five games by the NBA for the altercation with Rudy Gobert of the Minnesota Timberwolves.