First we had Tyler Hansbrough setting the tone with this hard foul, but at least he went for the ball:
Then Udonis Haslem came in and protected his superstar a la Charles Oakley back in the Jordan days. While admirable, he’ll be gone for game six for this:
Finally we have Dexter Pittman with the most unnecessary cheap shot in playoff basketball history. This came on Lance Stephenson who recently made the choking gesture at LeBron. Up this big, this late, Pittman might be looking at multiple games:
I watched this in a bar without volume and went absolutely nuts. I thought it was the most original dunk since the birthday cake dunk by Gerald Green. Apparently the announcers weren’t as excited as me.
Apparently he didn’t want to deal with the reporters. He might be the first person ever caught on video running into the joint. As they say Jalen, there’s only two days in prison. The day you get in and the day you get out.
Six footer vs. seven footer? Well, check out who wins.