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SportNBA Says DeMarcus Cousins Fouled Marc Gasol in Final Minute of Game 5

12:40  12 june  2019
12:40  12 june  2019 Source:   si.com

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Last Two Minute Report says this should have been a foul on DeMarcus Cousins at the rim against Marc Gasol pic.twitter.com/kxnwi7WrfE. Additionally, the report states that the officials correctly ruled that DeMarcus Cousins committed offensive goaltending with 1:59 remaining and that Cousins set a

— The NBA says Toronto’s Marc Gasol should have been given two free throws with 49 seconds left of Game 5 of the NBA Finals in Toronto, a game that the Gasol was fouled by the Warriors’ DeMarcus Cousins on a drive, the NBA said in its Last Two Minute Report that was issued Tuesday.

NBA Says DeMarcus Cousins Fouled Marc Gasol in Final Minute of Game 5© Screenshot via @NBA

The NBA said DeMarcus Cousins fouled Marc Gasol in a crucial moment of Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday.

In the Last Two Minutes Report from Monday, the NBA determined Cousins should have been called for a foul with 49 seconds remaining in the game.

The play came after Klay Thompson hit a go-ahead three-pointer for the Warriors and Golden State was up 106–103.

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Last Two Minute Report says this should have been a foul on DeMarcus Cousins at the rim against Marc Gasol pic.twitter.com/kxnwi7WrfE. Additionally, the report states that the officials correctly ruled that DeMarcus Cousins committed offensive goaltending with 1:59 remaining and that Cousins set a

DeMarcus Cousins vs. Marc Gasol -- two former All-Stars facing off, both in search of their first championship ring. Four games into the 2019 Durant, meanwhile, he has spent the first four games of The Finals offering tips, giving pep talks and leading cheers for a Warriors team that has lost three

The Warriors held on to win 106–105 and forced a Game 6. The Raptors lead the series 3–2, and Game 6 will be Thursday at Oracle Arena.

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