Grizzlies coach David Fizdale goes on expensive rant towards referees after Game 2 loss vs. Spurs


by SBNation.com

He’s absolutely getting fined for this. The Grizzlies went down 0-2 against the Spurs on Monday night. It was a hard fought game for Memphis in which it was down 26 points and got within four in the fourth quarter but could ultimately not close the deal.

It’s hard to beat the Spurs and Memphis coach Dave Fizdale knows that. But what he’s not happy about is the officiating in the game. The Spurs got twice as many free throws than the Grizzlies over the course of the game. Not only did they get...

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SI.com reports:

WATCH: Grizzlies Coach David Fizdale Rants After Game 2 Loss To Spurs

Memphis Grizzlies coach David Fizdale went on a rant after the Grizzlies fell to the Spurs in Game 2.

Bleacher Report reports:

David Fizdale Goes on Rant Ripping Refs After Grizzlies' Game 2 Loss to Spurs

Memphis Grizzlies head coach David Fizdale was furious with the officiating following his team's 96-82 Monday loss to the San Antonio Spurs in Game 2 of the teams' playoff series.

NBA TV shared his postgame press conference where he called the officiating "unacceptable" and "unprofessional" before leaving in frustration:

Eric Freeman of Yahoo Sports responded to Fizdale's comments:

Fizdale was particularly upset with the difference in free-throw attempts, as San Antonio took 32 shots from the...

NY Daily News reports:

Grizzlies coach David Fizdale goes off on refs after Game 2 loss

Grizzlies coach David Fizdale went on a full court press against the refs.