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Report: Raptors Exec Masai Ujiri Involved In Altercation With Police After Title Win

Masai Ujiri after the Raptors won the NBA Finals.

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 13: General Manager of the Toronto Raptors Masai Ujiri celebrates his teams victory over the Golden State Warriors to win Game Six of the 2019 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 13, 2019 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

On Thursday night the Toronto Raptors dethroned the Golden State Warriors to become first-time NBA champions with a 114-110 win.

Kawhi Leonard dominated the playoffs, leading the league in scoring and setting career highs in points and rebounds throughout the Raptors' playoff run. As a result of his play, Leonard took home his second NBA Finals MVP.

Despite all of the highs the Raptors endured, there was a controversial moment just before the team celebrated on the court.

After the win, Raptors president of basketball operations Masai Ujiri was reportedly involved in an altercation with police.

According to a report from NBC Bay Area, Ujiri allegedly pushed and struck a police officer in the face while trying to get onto the court.

The video shows Ujiri and the officer being separated after some sort of altercation.

The Raptors executive eventually found his way out of the argument and star point guard Kyle Lowry pulled him onto the court.

Ujiri celebrated the title win with the rest of the team and even interviewed with Doris Burke after the incident.

Police reportedly plan to cite Ujiri with misdemeanor battery and are investigating the matter further.

Stay tuned for the latest on this evolving situation.