Originally Posted by m1sterb
Phil covered this during the post game. He said they could end up giving a 4 point play or giving them 3 free throws. But, if dirk could put the ball on the ground in the post then sure, go ahead and foul him. Something like that.
And I don't buy that excuse. Kidd caught the ball in 2-point territory and everyone just stood there. They just let him hand it off to Dirk.