Russell Westbrook hits the clutch 4-point play (or did he flop?)

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| April 25th, 2014 | 1,571 Views

Up by 4 with 30 seconds left, the last thing you would expect from a defensive wiz like Tony Allen is for him to foul a shooter…attempting a 3-pointer. According to the refs, that’s what Allen did when he fouled Russell Westbrook on a 3-pointer with 26.6 seconds left in regulation.  Allen and many others will argue that it was a bad call and Westbrook flopped.

I’m just glad Westbrook didn’t injure himself on the play.


The Grizzlies and Allen, who had 16 points, 9 rebounds and some big steals, did come out victorious in OT.


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