There’s a few things you can’t stop – A runaway train, a boulder rolling down a hill and 260-pound Grizzlies power forward Zach Randolph running with forward momentum. Thunder guard D.J. Augustin found out the latter when Z-Bo hustled to get back on defense and accidentally laid him out:
There’s no way this was intentional or malicious because it’s a mere matter of physics – big men can’t always stop gracefully.
Between the Thunder and Grizzlies, some interesting defensive strategies have been implemented. Remember when this bold strategy paid off for OKC in the playoffs last year:
I guess they’re even now?