Shane Battier kneed Roy Hibbert in the balls. If you get past that little piece of trivia and watch the play, that probably should have been a foul on Hibbert. Instead, it was an offensive foul on Battier and the referees reviewed to see if it should be called a flagrant. Personally, I think they were reviewing it to figure out how in the world Shane Battier got so high off the floor in 2013. [via SI.com]
Analytics might have come in handy.
They met at the NBA conference Finals.
Third legal incident this calendar year.
It’s been less than a year since Goodell needed to hear from Ray Rice directly.