Going back to one of the greatest playoff series in NBA history in the year 2000, the Portland Trail Blazers' veteran forward Steve Smith knows exactly how to frustrate a young Kobe Bryant. Even NBA referee Danny Crawford knows that and admits to it this video.
Following that, Allen Iverson gets frustrated with NBA referee Hugh Evans who the Sixers guard feel is missing a lot of fouls. In the next clip, NBA referee Joe Forte gets Iverson smiling by saying he has faith in him.
Going back to the intense rivalry between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Portland Trail Blazers, Bennet Salvatore explains to Shaquille O'Neal, Robert Horry and Mike Dunleavy about a defensive three seconds call. Next up, NBA referee Joey Crawford calls a technical foul on Blazers forward Rasheed Wallace. Coach Mike Dunleavy does not like the call but Joey Crawford is very persistant.
Things start to get out of hand as an NBA fight between the Lakers and Blazers almost breaks out while NBA referee Dick Bavetta tries to sort things out.