â†µâ‡¥Freelance photographer Ryan Miller was one of the cameramen shooting the game. â†µâ‡¥â†µ
â†µâ‡¥He told CBSSports.com that Nike Basketball Senior Director Lynn Merritt took his tape. â†µâ‡¥â†µâ‡¥
â†µâ‡¥"He just said, 'We have to take your tape,'" Miller said. "They took it from other guys, too." â†µâ‡¥â†µ
â†µDon't worry, we've been able to reconstruct the situation and here is how we believe it played out: â†µâ†µ
â†µIt's a shame we'll never get to see it, and honestly it probably brought just as much if not more attention that Nike tried to bury any such incident. But future note to anyone taping an event like that, Miller included. NEVER EVER give up that tape. Let them kick you out, because whatever you get afterward won't have one percent of the value of that particular tape. â†µâ†µ
â†µAnd yes, I realize Jordan Crawford isn't white like the guy from WGN, but c'mon. â†µâ†µ
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