But with 4:55 to play and the defensively disinterested Kings trailing 118-71, Hawes was furious during a timeout. His face a bright-red mixture of anger and embarrassment, he yelled at his teammates, "This has to stop," before the Kings finished with a slight edge in garbage time (11-10).
Losses I can take. Trailing by 50 in the third quarter, getting destroyed on the boards by one of the worst rebounding teams in the universe ... no. Do not want.