Do not make Dwane Casey indignant. You would not like him when he is indignant — simply ask Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer.
Shortly after the Raptors’ 111-98 win over the Hawks, Casey and Budenholzer exchanged some unfriendly pleasantries stemming from the ultimate play of the sport.
With the Raptors’ win already in hand, the Hawks appeared prepared to dribble out the clock. Raptors rookie OG Anunoby, nonetheless, stole a nasty move from Hawks level guard Isaiah Taylor move and threw down a breakaway dunk. The perceived disrespectful play instantly drew the ire of Budenholzer, who appeared to have just a few stern phrases for Anunoby.
Casey, nonetheless, wasn’t having it, and instantly fired again at Budenholzer, showing to yell, “F–k you!” after the Hawks coach refused to change postgame pleasantries.
Casey defended Anunoby after the sport and insisted they weren’t attempting to run up the rating.
“I like coaches however one factor I do not need you to do is say one thing to my gamers,” Casey stated. “I perceive the scenario, however we weren’t attempting to run the rating up. They had been attempting to attain, and we had been attempting to play protection.”