Did Jason Kidd Intentionally Spill Drink on Court to Delay Nets-Lakers?

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Tristan ThornburghSocial Media StaffNovember 27, 2013

Brooklyn Nets coach Jason Kidd caused a delay in the final minutes of the Nets' 99-94 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers when Tyshawn Taylor ran into him, causing him to spill his drink. 

via @blazersedge

Kidd explained what happened to the New York Post's Tim Bontemps after the game: 

Video shows that Kidd may have said, "Hit me," asking Taylor to bump him intentionally, as it was prior to a crucial free throw in a two-point game with the Nets out of timeouts. 

Update: Thursday, November 28, 7:12 p.m. ET

According to Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski, Kidd will be fined $50,000 for his dropped cup. 

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Kidd denied dropping the cup intentionally, according to ESPN, saying it "slipped out" of his hand.

Hat tip to @BlazersedgeUSA Today's FTW for the GIF and ESPN for the video.

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