Did Rajon Rondo spit in Chris Paul's face? New video supports Paul's claims

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Rockets star Chris Paul claims Lakers guard Rajon Rondo spit in his face before he traded punches with Rondo during an on-court fight on Saturday night.

Despite several video angles of the brawl, it was difficult to find any evidence to support Paul’s accusations — until Sunday afternoon.

A Twitter user shared new video of the incident, appearing to show Rondo spitting in the face of Paul:

Here’s a look at the full scrum:

The NBA is now investigating the incident and is expected to hand out suspensions to those players involved in the brawl. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports this video will be considered before making a final ruling on punishments.