J.J. Redick piggybacks Andre Drummond for clutch foul (video)

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“They kind of hesitated to blow the whistle, and as I was hanging there, that kind of felt silly,” Redick said.

Redick surely felt better when, despite not blowing a whistle until after Crawford’s free throw went through the net, the officials deemed it a loose-ball foul.

Drummond split his free throws, leaving Detroit up just three, and Redick nailed the game-tying 3-pointer (on a nice pass from Blake Griffin):

 

The Clippers won in overtime on a Jamal Crawford 3-pointer, a victory that wouldn’t have been possible without Redick’s ridiculous-looking but very important foul.