Sources: Draymond Green, Jordan Poole altercation boiling since training camp over contract extension

Oct 6, 2022

The altercation between Draymond Green and Jordan Poole had been boiling since training camp began, sources told Yahoo Sports.

Both Poole and Green are up for contract extensions, and it appears Poole will receive an extension while Green knows he has to play this season out — playing a part in leading to Green striking Poole, sources said. The Athletic first reported the altercation and the Warriors are considering disciplinary action against Green.

Green was apologetic and emotional in the locker room following the altercation, but it was suggested he not approach Poole in the aftermath because the situation was too fresh.

Sources said Poole has been a pro since training camp began and is aware of ongoing discussions between the Warriors and his camp concerning an extension.

Sources told Yahoo Sports’ Chris Haynes that Warriors teammates noticed a change in Poole’s behavior throughout camp. Green and Poole have a history, but Golden State players did not think the

Source: Yahoo Sports