Originally Posted by picc84
Wade gets hit, foul call. Kobe gets hit, no foul call. Other laker players get hit, no foul call. Wade gets hit, foul call. Even the announcers were talking about it. Illegal contact defined as a personal foul is the same situation, in every situation. The only time its not is when preference and bias come into play.
Exactly. Kobe got hacked 3-4 times in the lane (at least) without a foul call, most notably where Zo slapped him on the forearm, I have never ever seen Wade not get a call like that, it's clearly obvious that ALL refs have a bias towards Wade.