After apologizing for hitting Jordan Poole, Draymond Green leaves the Warriors’ squad. In a news conference, Draymond admitted, “I was going through mental darkness at the moment of the contact. Green’s suspension was “consensual,” according to head coach Steve Kerr. Kerr has not revealed The Big Man’s return date.
For the first time, Draymond Green discussed his freakout at practice last week and expressed regret for punching teammate Jordan Poole. The Warriors’ star made a break-announcement. I can give the guys some independence in this way “At a news conference, the 32-year-old added.
On Wednesday, the incident took place during a Warriors’ practice. Before blowing his top and shoving Poole in the face, Green and Poole had a verbal disagreement.
Later, media outlets published video footage of the altercation. Green admitted to seeing the video at least 15 times. The four-time winner stated, “It’s looking worse than I initially imagined, it’s pathetic.” “I did the wrong thing. For that reason, I expressed my regrets to Jordan and my team. He also apologized to his family. He admitted Regarding the cause of the freakout, Green was merely evasive. Green highlighted that the conflict had nothing to do with the two parties’ contract negotiations for an early renewal. He instead alluded to personal issues: “People who are hurt cause harm to others. I harm another person because I harm myself. “I have weaknesses because I’m a person.
I am the only one who is familiar with these flaws,” Draymond continued. I was experiencing mental darkness at the time of the encounter.
The warriors are unsure of Draymond Green’s return.
Green’s absence from the team is unknown at this time. Although a suspension was inevitable, head coach Steve Kerr said that it was “consensual” after Green’s press conference. Additionally, Green’s return date was not disclosed by Kerr.
The Warriors’ season-opening game versus the Lakers is scheduled for October 18–19, and The Big Man himself hopes to attend.
Then, Golden State receives the championship ring for defeating the Boston Celtics in the finals.