Both were given technical fouls, which seemed like the end of things. Except that after the game House stewed in the hallway outside the locker room, threatening to go after Gibson.
"When that (expletive) turns the corner I'm putting my hands on him," House was heard saying, according to FanHouse.
A security guard was joined by teammates Carlos Arroyo and Jamaal Magloire to help House keep his cool.
"So I heard," Gibson said Friday. "I mean ... if he wanted to do something it would have happened, but we all know Eddie House from the playoffs. So we're not going to talk about that."
Yes, it came across as dismissively as it sounds.
What happened on the court?
"He said some things I didn't like," Gibson said. "That was it. We had our words and that was the end of it."