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Throwing elbows in any sport

  1. fishskinfreak2008 profile image33
    fishskinfreak2008posted 7 years ago

    The Magic's Rafer Alston and the Lakers' Derek Fisher have been suspended for a game apiece for throwing elbows, but why wasn't Bryan tsuspended as well? He threw an elbow that hit Artest "just low enough". The NBA is riddled with crappy policies. Aggression is OK, but THERE'S NO PLACE IN ANY SPORT FOR VIOLENCE. AND IF THROWING ELBOWS TO SOMEBODY'S GROIN IS NOT VIOLENT I DON'T KNOW WHAT IS.

    1. thinking out loud profile image61
      thinking out loudposted 7 years ago in reply to this

        You're obviously not a hockey  or boxing fan!

      1. fishskinfreak2008 profile image33
        fishskinfreak2008posted 7 years ago in reply to this

        People are not allowed to throw ELBOWS in those sports either

  2. tksensei profile image60
    tksenseiposted 7 years ago

    I think you should be required to throw some elbows in any sport!

  3. Paul Edmondson profile image
    Paul Edmondsonposted 7 years ago

    Elbows are required for basketball.  Although, Kobi throwing a bow at Artest might not be the smartest thing.  I think Artest might be the scariest guy in the NBA.

  4. The Phil profile image59
    The Philposted 7 years ago

    I beg to differ...

    If you look at it scientifically, it's sort of like the knee-jerk test. You know, when the doctor taps you on the knee with the rubber mallet and your knee jolts forward.

    Well Kobe has the same type of deal:

    Rebound -> Elbow-jerk
    Jump shot -> Swings arms out

    It happens...

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