Explaining free throws to Martians
Updated: March 7, 2011, 3:02 PM ETBy John Hollinger | ESPN.com
Ron Turenne/NBAE/Getty ImagesCeltics' center Shaquille O'Neal is shooting 52.7 percent from the foul line for his 18-year career.
It's good to have our sacred cows challenged once in a while; either it reinforces even more strongly why we believe something already, or it forces us to acknowledge alternate views of reality. Either way we learn something along the way.