The game officials assessed a Flagrant 1 on the J.R. Smith foul on Al Horford during the fourth quarter. Joe Borgia, NBA Senior Vice President of Replay & Referee Operations, explained the on-court decision. pic.twitter.com/ZaiOFZUsfp
Great call by Doris, Simmons should’ve pulled it back out after the offensive rebound with :18 left in OT. Shot clock is off, you burn time & force BOS to foul. Unless you have a layup or dunk, the higher percentage play is to kick it out.
Former Arizona guard Rawle Alkins has signed with agents Dan Frank and Jarinn Akana. Alkins received an invite to the NBA Draft Combine, as @AdamZagoria reported. He is expected to participate in all portions of the combine.
Ben Simmons became the first rookie player to lead his team in assists (either outright or tied) in each game of a playoff series since Dwyane Wade did so for the Heat in Miami's 2004 semifinals matchup with the Pacers. pic.twitter.com/xJuaRbFujU