Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel made the decision (twice) to take center Roy Hibbert out of the game on crucial plays towards the end of the Eastern Conference Finals game 1 against Miami. Unfortunately, it doesn't appear to have been the wisest decision, as LeBron James was able to easily drive to the basket with 2.2 seconds left in overtime to sink the game-winner.
In retrospect, Vogel and the Pacers realize that it probably wasn't the wisest decision:
Pacers Coach Frank Vogel on Roy Hibbert at the end of the game: "I would say we'll probably have him in next time."
— Rachel Nichols (@Rachel__Nichols) May 23, 2013
George adds he wishes Hibbert had been on floor for final play. "100 percent he would have been there at the rim."
— Zak Keefer (@zkeefer) May 23, 2013
Hibbert's face says it all:
And so does Chris Paul's:
Danielle Hobeika 5/23/2013 12:43:00 AM Tweet Edit