Here are the rules, and a professional take on the incident. What do you think?
Section 1. Positions During Attempt
-Art. 1. When a free throw is awarded, an official shall take the ball to the
free-throw line of the offended team.
-Art. 2. After allowing reasonable time for players to take their positions,
the official shall put the ball in play by placing it at the disposal of the
Section 1. Free Throw
-Art. 2. After the ball is placed at the disposal of a free-thrower:
e. No player shall enter or leave a marked lane space.
Jay Bilas’ reaction after the jump
So what do you think? Good call, bad call?