Dwane Casey claps in Joe Johnson’s ear during three pointer

Toronto Raptors

The NBA playoffs are a tough high intensity environment where as a head coach you do anything you can to give your team an edge.

Tonight in Brooklyn during game three of the Nets/Raptors series, Raptors coach Dwane Casey tried to distract Nets guard Joe Johnson by clapping in his ear while he was shooting a three pointer:


Raptors Coach Dwane Casey clapping in Joe Johnson’s ear while he was shooting 3 [@gifdsports]

Casey image courtesy of Getty Images


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About the author: Nathan Fink


Nathan Fink graduated from Portland State University in 2013. During the NBA offseason in the summer he spends his time fighting wildfires. As a life long Northwest resident, he has lived through and endured endless Trail Blazer screw ups. Despite all the let downs he still remains a hopelessly optimistic fan. On the rare occasion he isn't watching the NBA, he enjoys film noir classics and the food network.


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One Comment

  • randy

    He wasn’t clapping in his ear, he was clapping for his defense to hustle back to cover. He always does that

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