Originally written on Beyond The Buzzer  |  Last updated 11/18/14
Al Horford wants the NBA to recall his flagrant foul on D.J. Augustin and is calling out the Pacers guard for an elbow to his family jewels. On a drive to the basket, Augustin seems to inadvertendly jab Horford in the groin area (Video) after being fouled which the Hawks’ center later called ‘dirty’ and intentional. According to Chris Vivlamore, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution: “I went up to contest the shot and I think that he purposely threw an elbow at me knowing that I was coming,” Horford said. “He hit me in the groin area. It was very painful. He hit me and it as a natural instinct as I was going for the block to put me hands down and I guess I hit him in the head. It was a very dirty play by him. I’m obviously upset about the call. I understand that they are at home. The crowd is against the refs and they have peer pressure on them so they couldn’t let it slide. I am hoping that the NBA looks at the play and realizes that it was not an intentional hit and I should not have h...
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