Not only did Alexander get the benefit of a no-whistle, he finished the sequence with a jumper to give the Slingers an 84-76 lead as the 24-second clock
buzzed off with 2:02 left in the game.
Ginebra's impatience with whatever passed up for its offense was ruthlessly exploited by methodical San Mig, which made every possession count with excellent 24-second clock
management and judicious shot choice, especially in the fourth quarter.
Miami had another chance though when a 24-second clock
violation on the subsequent Indiana possession gave them the ball back with the game on the line.
Barron made a lovely jump shot to beat the 24-second clock
and Marcos Lopez fired in two threes but still the Stars led 51-38 at the end of the period.
Wilt came down there and our 24-second clock
operator, Ken Berman, challenged him to clay-shooting.
After Allen missed a 3-pointer, Kendrick Perkins grabbed the rebound with 1:05 left, but the officials initially ruled that the ball hadn't hit the rim and the 24-second clock
Bryant almost didn't get that chance, dropping the ball off to Bynum in the post as the 24-second clock
I just told my guys, 'keep fighting, the game isn't over yet,'" said Howard, who caused an eight-minute delay in the first quarter by bringing down the 24-second clock
with a vicious dunk.
The primary differences are a trapezoid-shaped key that is wider than they are used to at the baseline and a 24-second clock
instead of the 35 seconds allowed in college basketball.
Zollner also was a strong advocate for several rule changes that shaped the game of basketball, including the 24-second clock
, the six-foul rule and the widening of the free throw lane.
We are trying to use the new 24-second clock
rule to our advantage.
The Basketball League claim the 24-second clock
adds to the excitement of the game, but critics feel the 'run and gun' style of domestic basketball lacks discipline as players often rush to force off poor quality shots.