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Mavericks guard Justin Anderson threw an elbow to the head of Thunder guard Russell Westbrook during garbage time on Monday night.

By SI Wire
April 25, 2016

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Dallas Mavericks guard Justin Anderson threw an elbow to the head of Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook during garbage time in Game 5 of the first-round series on Monday night.

The incident occurred with less than one minute remaining in the fourth quarter and the Thunder ahead by 15 points.

Oklahoma City eventually won the game, 118–104, and advanced to the second round of the NBA playoffs.

​Watch the incident below:

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The Thunder took the series four games to one.

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