On Monday night, the Memphis Grizzlies fell to the San Antonio Spurs by a score of 96-82. The Grizzlies were struggling to get good looks on offense, and simply weren’t finishing very well at the rim.
Kawhi Leonard finished with 37 points and 11 rebounds for the Spurs — including a perfect 19-of-19 from the free throw line. On the evening, San Antonio shot 17 more free throws than Memphis did.
This fact did not sit well with Grizzlies head coach David Fizdale. The first-year head coach absolutely ripped the officiating crew after the contest:
Whether one agrees with Fizdale or not, there’s no question this rant was created as a means to protect and support his team.
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