Toronto Raptors' Jarrett Jack ties his shoe as the Chicago Bulls' Luol Deng looks on during the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009, in Chicago. The Raptors defeated the Bulls 110-78. (AP Photo/Jim Prisching)
"That's not acceptable," the Tribune reports. "But it was a unique situation where we were in a mismatch and Lu had turned his back. He didn't see it. Otherwise, he would've been up on the ball."
But there's the funny thing -- he doesn't have to show disrespect. The Bulls disrespected themselves by allowing Jack to tie his shoe in the first place.