For a brief second, it appeared Spurs point guard Patty Mills had given San Antonio a 3-2 series lead over the Rockets with a banked-in 3-pointer at the buzzer.
Unfortunately for San Antonio, the shot was clearly too late; the ball was still in Mills’ hands as time expired.
The shot was clearly late, but Spurs coach Greg Popovich was still furious afterward, seemingly at big man Pau Gasol.
Mills’ late shot obviously wasn’t ideal for the Spurs, but it did give us the second overtime game in the second round of this year’s NBA playoffs.
The Spurs would still end up prevalining, though, holding off Houston 1110-107 in overtime.
It wasn’t just that Wall boomed on Schroder, though that was bad enough. It wasn’t simply that he stared him down as he trotted back up the court. It was the question he posed to him afterward. It was at that point, the adoption occurred.
Twitter kings @dragonflyjonez and @LaJethroJenkins explained the gravitas of Wall’s inquiry in a classic intro to their podcast a day later.
Wall’s distaste for Schroder dates back two years when, according to Wall, Schroder told teammate Kent Bazemore to go slap Wall’s injured Cheap Kids Baseball Jerseys hand while guarding him, a claim Schroder denies. Oddly, Schroder has gone on record as saying Cheap Jonathan Toews Jerseys he’d like to work out with Wall during the offseason.
After burying Schroder on the court, Wall made sure to body him on social media once the series was over.