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Post#121 » by bmurph128 » Fri Feb 17, 2017 4:38 pm

IMO it was a foul but not one that should have been called. That's absolutely a foul call in the 1st quarter.
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Post#122 » by BeatDaCavs420 » Fri Feb 17, 2017 4:48 pm

queridiculo wrote:
BeatDaCavs420 wrote:Its one of the oldest tricks in the book to slightly tap the elbow hoping refs don't catch it...Smart knew what he was doing

It was dumb, he played great defense and forced Butler into a tough shot.

I agree
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Post#123 » by Bergmaniac » Fri Feb 17, 2017 6:48 pm

Smart is still whining how unfair the call was even after every fan of the league saw on the replays that he clearly made contact with Butler's elbow. This is hilarious staff.

"I’m one of the best defenders in this league. I played hell of a great defense right there. I know I did," Smart told reporters in Chicago. "I got punished for playing good D, I guess."

The guy is an idiot.
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Post#124 » by Ice Man » Fri Feb 17, 2017 10:16 pm

Yeah Smart might want to back off that, after the league reviewed the play and confirmed the call.

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