Rice Sr. comments on Maccabi players’ officiating complaints

2018-02-16T19:53:36+00:00 2018-02-16T20:01:07+00:00.

Antonis Stroggylakis

16/Feb/18 19:53


The massive complaints that Maccabi players against the referees of the Final didn’t escape the attention of Glen Rice Sr.

By Eurohoops team/ info@eurohoops.net

After Glen Rice learned how his son Glen Rice Jr. dominated the Israeli State Cup Final, leading Hapoel Holon to the title and earning MVP honors, he also read the complaints that Maccabi Tel Aviv players had with the officiating of the match.

The 2000 NBA champion with L.A. Lakers decided to share his opinion on Twitter:

When Maccabi guard DeAndre Kane told him that “he knows the refs were terrible”, Rice admitted that he didn’t see the game and he was trying to describe a mindset that players should have in order to not get affected by any frustration over the refs’ calls.

Kane admitted he thought he was exchanging tweets with Glen Rice Jr. and Rice Sr. then wrote the following: