1:03. That’s one-minute, three seconds.
That’s exactly how long Gregg Popovich coaches the San Antonio Spurs last night against the Denver Nuggets before referee Mark Ayotte showed him the exit.
Considering how players like Draymond Green get into faces when they oppose a call, the variable of a referees mood changes from day to day.
This is Pop’s second ejection this week, and compared to Sunday’s exit at the AT&T Center, this confrontation was mild. See the 2:10 mark:
After the game, during Michael Malone’s postgame press rally, this happened:
Pop had to ask Mike Malone questions about the game since he was ejected with 47 minutes left to go— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) April 4, 2019
Pop’s 63 second ejection bests Don Nelsons 93 second election.
Even in ejections, these two top tier coaches are competitive.
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