Nick Young throws punch, ejected

Updated: January 16, 2014, 3:21 AM ET
By Dave McMenamin | ESPNLosAngeles.com

PHOENIX -- Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young was ejected in the first half of Wednesday night's 121-114 loss to the Phoenix Suns after officials deemed he threw a punch at Goran Dragic.

Young was retaliating to a hard foul from Suns rookie center Alex Len. After an officials review, Len was assessed a flagrant foul 2 and also was ejected. After the game, however, Young was seemingly more upset with his teammates than with the Suns.

"What I'm mad about is it was 1-on-5, I felt like," ...

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