For those of you who think that the NBA isn’t a contact sport, you need to check out the below video from Thursday night’s Oklahoma City Thunder/Chicago Bulls game.
With less than two minutes remaining in the second quarter, Reggie Jackson and D.J. Augustin both attempted to gain possession of a loose ball.
Watch as Reggie bumps D.J. into the sideline arena near the Bulls bench and causes a collision with referee Eric Lewis:
For those of you asking about Lewis status, he stayed in the game and continued to ref.
Augustin image courtesy of Getty Images