Rick Carlisle went for the jugular — after his Dallas Mavericks fell behind 18-2 in their preseason game against the Rockets tonight.
Hoping to lighten the mood — Carlisle compared his squad to Donald Trump per Tim Cato of Mavs Moneyball:
Rick Carlisle: "The beginning of the game was abominable. It was a Donald Trump debate performance."
— Tim Cato (@tim_cato) October 20, 2016