Rodman's contentious on-court altercations and ejections.

Incident: In March 1996, while playing for the Chicago Bulls, Rodman headbutted referee Ted Bernhardt after being ejected from a game against the New Jersey Nets. This act of aggression was one of Rodman's most infamous outbursts.

Incident: During a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves in January 1997, Rodman kicked a courtside cameraman, Eugene Amos, in the groin after falling out of bounds. Rodman was frustrated with the cameraman's proximity.

Incident: In the 1996 NBA Finals against the Seattle SuperSonics, Rodman had a series of physical altercations with Frank Brickowski. The tensions culminated in Rodman headbutting Brickowski and being ejected in Game 3.

Incident: Rodman and Karl Malone had multiple physical battles during the 1997 and 1998 NBA Finals. Their clashes were intense and often bordered on wrestling matches rather than basketball plays. Consequences: Although no significant fines or suspensions resulted, the constant skirmishes between Rodman and Malone were highly publicized and contributed to Rodman's controversial image.

 Frequent Ejections: Rodman was frequently ejected from games due to technical fouls and altercations with players and referees. His aggressive style of play and confrontational attitude often led to him being at odds with officials. Record of Technicals: In the 1991-1992 season, Rodman led the league with 38 technical fouls. His propensity for drawing technicals showcased his fiery temper and willingness to push boundaries.

Incident: In a game against the Miami Heat in December 1996, Rodman was involved in a fight with Alonzo Mourning. The altercation resulted in both players being ejected from the game. Consequences: The scuffle with Mourning was one of many physical confrontations Rodman had with opposing players, underscoring his reputation as a player who often let his emotions get the better of him.

Incident: Rodman publicly criticized NBA Commissioner David Stern, calling him a "slave master" after being fined and suspended for various incidents. This controversial comment drew widespread backlash. Consequences: While Rodman was not further punished for the comment, it strained his relationship with the league and painted him as a rebel against authority figures.

WWE Appearance: Rodman's participation in a World Championship Wrestling (WCW) event during the 1998 NBA Finals raised eyebrows. His decision to miss practice for a wrestling appearance was controversial and questioned his commitment to the team.

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