Found February 01, 2013 on Beyond The Buzzer:
PLAYERS: O.J. Mayo
TEAMS: Dallas Mavericks
O.J. Mayo has struggled at crunch time from the free throw line this season. In games that are within 5 points with under three minutes to go, Mayo is shooting just 66.7% from the line . Prior to this season, he was an 83.3% free throw shooter in the last minute of games when his team was within 5 points. He found himself there Thursday night vs. OKC and missed a game-tying charity shot with 43 seconds to go. According to The Star-Telegram: There have been three games this season with under a minute left when guard OJ Mayo found himself at the free throw line with a chance to tie the game or put the Dallas Mavericks ahead. But on all three occasions, Mayo failed to deliver the goods. “I guess I’m (bleeping) choking, huh?,” Mayo asked after the Mavs fell to 19-27. “Hopefully I get that again (tonight against Phoenix) just like that.
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