What's your take on the latest development in Donaghy's sordid saga, SportsNation? Do you believe him? Have you ever seen a game in which you thought the outcome was intentionally determined by someone other than the players? How would you view David Stern's league if a story like this turned out to be true?
And here we thought Phil Jackson's cries of woe about Leon Powe would be the biggest story line involving officiating to appear during the NBA Finals. On the same day that Jackson's Lakers got to the charity stripe with greater regularity and got back in the series against the Celtics, the NBA was rocked by allegations from disgraced former referee Tim Donaghy that two other officials intentionally favored a particular team in a 2002 playoff game in order to extend the series.
Tim Donaghy added another story line to the NBA Finals.