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JaVale McGee's Foul On LeBron James Should Have Been A Flagrant

LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers stands on the court during their game against the Golden State Warriors.

OAKLAND, CA - JANUARY 16: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers stands on the court during their game against the Golden State Warriors at ORACLE Arena on January 16, 2017 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

JaVale McGee tried to tackle LeBron and still couldn't stop him from scoring.

The first quarter of Game 2 of the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers featured a whole lot of offense and some questionable defense. JaVale McGee's actions were the most confusing of all.

Midway through the quarter, McGee committed what appeared to be a flagrant foul on LeBron James by attempting to drag him down by his shoulders. James still found a way to score. Somehow, McGee was only hit with a regular foul. Check it out:

Golden State leads 40-34 after one.