This wasn’t a player sending the ball into the stands while upset about a call and not drawing a technical foul.
Pacers center Myles Turner committed a run-of-the-mill kick-ball violation, but there was nothing typical about how far the ball went flying.
Stephen Curry is back.
This wouldn’t have been so bad if Marvin Williams didn’t stumble while trying to get up quickly. But he did. Oh, he did.
Dion Waiters hit a couple game–winners, forgot a quote, copied a Kobe Bryant quote and won Eastern Conference Player of the Week.
And the thrill ride didn’t end there.
Waiters terrorized the Hawks — blocking Dwight Howard and stealing the ball from Paul Millsap — on consecutive possessions last night during the Heat’s ninth straight win.
Jimmy Butler is a good on-ball defender. Taj Gibson is a good help defender.
Russell Westbrook blew by both with ease.