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hoisting garbage shots as soon as there’s a whistle so they’ll inexplicably get free throws that aren’t really deserved.

Actually, I liked the call. Few things in an NBA are as infuriating as the “commit a foul to stop the fast break” tactic. Should be a free throw and the ball back every time you grab a player on the break.

But, under the current rules, what defenders should occasionally do is step towards Curry like they are going to foul him but then back off and let him launch a half-court shot.

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