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SportsNick Nurse crushed for taking timeout to stop Raptors' run

10:00  11 june  2019
10:00  11 june  2019 Source:   yardbarker.com

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Nick Nurse is being crushed for calling an oddly- timed timeout at the end of Game 5 that seemed to kill the Toronto Raptors ’ momentum against the Golden State Warriors on Monday night. The Raptors were leading 103-97 after Kawhi Leonard had scored 10 straight points to give them the lead.

The timing of the timeout , it turned out , could not have been worse. With Kawhi Leonard on fire, Golden State’s lead gone and the Toronto Raptors ready to pop champagne to celebrate their first NBA championship, Raptors Coach Nick Nurse had his reasons for taking a second straight timeout with

Nick Nurse crushed for taking timeout to stop Raptors' run© John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports

Nick Nurse is being crushed for calling an oddly-timed timeout at the end of Game 5 that seemed to kill the Toronto Raptors’ momentum against the Golden State Warriors on Monday night.

The Raptors were leading 103-97 after Kawhi Leonard had scored 10 straight points to give them the lead. Leonard had made four straight shots, the Warriors had missed two in a row, and the Raptors had all the momentum but decided to halt their run by calling a timeout with 3:05 left. It was bizarre considering the team that’s seeing the game slip away usually calls the timeout, not the other way around.

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That’s when Raptors coach Nick Nurse decided to call a timeout . That has led to a lot of teams all season long doing what Nurse did, taking a timeout just before the three-minute mark But did Nurse not just letting those timeouts expire cost his team the momentum. “At that time I felt that, like

Then Nick Nurse called a timeout to stop his own run , and the game has totally flipped. Facts terrible timeout . Completely took Board Man out of the zone. 0 ответов 1 ретвит 96 отметок «Нравится».

After the timeout, the Warriors outscored the Raptors 9-2 to win the game 106-105.

Numerous media members expressed surprise over the timeout call by Nurse.

The Raptors coach shared his reasoning in his postgame press conference. He said they lose the timeouts after the 3-minute mark, so he figured he would use both before they were gone to give his players extra rest.

The move backfired as Golden State came out hot afterwards.

The Warriors have now forced a Game 6 of the series, which will be on Thursday in Oakland.

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