Celtics GM Seen Tossing Towel as Distraction
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) – Boston Celtics general manager Danny
Ainge has been spotted in TV replays throwing a white towel in the
air to distract the Cleveland Cavaliers at the foul line.
Ainge was sitting in the first seat to the right of Cleveland's
basket. He tossed the towel on forward J.J. Hickson's second
attempt with 1:53 remaining in the third quarter of Boston's 104-86
win over the Cavaliers on Monday night. Hickson made his second
NBA spokesman Tim Frank said he was unaware of Ainge's actions.
Ainge stood on Hickson's first shot but made only slight
movements with his upper body. He then sat down and clapped after