Richard Jefferson Slams Down Hard, Gets Called For Questionable Charge (Video)
In the Mavericks‘ 11-point win over the Hornets last night, noted elderly person Richard Jefferson threw down a monster dunk over Michael Kidd-Gilchrist. Rather than just being able to enjoy this one thing late in his career, he got called for a charge, despite the fact that Gilchrist wasn’t in the circle, and was actually in the air trying to block the play.
The more I watch the NBA (which is a lot), the more clear it is to me that no one has any idea how fouls are called. This is quickly becoming my biggest grievance with the sport.
Here’s the video. I’m offering $10 to anyone who can tell me what Richard Jefferson did wrong here: