Found April 13, 2013 on Bush League Chronicle:
Chicago Bulls guard Nate Robinson is 5-foot-9.Toronto Raptors forward Rudy Gay stands 6-foot-10.Naturally, Robinson knew this major difference in height would cause a problem for him. Especially as it pertains to a jump ball situation.So, the diminutive Robinson had to get creative to come up with the jump ball over Gay. Although Robinson is known to be a great leaper, he wasn't going to be able to sky above Gay.Watch as Robinson anticipates where Gay will tip the ball, proceeds to dart toward that area, ands finds himself in perfect position to snare the tip.Unfortunately, Robinson gets called for a jump ball violation, and the Raptors end up winning possession anyway. But

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