Joey Crawford has built himself the reputation around the league as the one referee you don’t mess with. He’ll eject you for laughing, he’ll block your free throw if something is off and he’ll berate a young kid mopping around the paint area for missing a spot. No chill.
But Wednesday night at the beginning of the Raptors and Hornets game, old JC had a true old man moment and fell on his face while trying to do his job:
The man truly tripped over nothing. Somebody get this guy Life Alert.