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Chris Paul: Official Scott Foster was 'at his finest' for calling technical

HOUSTON — Rockets guard Chris Paul added his voice to the chorus of NBA players who have expressed frustration regarding the friction with referees, singling out veteran official Scott Foster for seeking the spotlight. Foster called Paul for a technical foul with 4:52 remaining in Houston’s 121-112 win Wednesday night over the Portland Trail Blazers. “Yeah, Scott Foster at his finest,” Paul said. “You know what I mean? He just never fails. “Some of them, you can [communicate] with. You’ve just gotta figure out who you can and you can’t. I got a tech tonight. I’m over there with [referee Courtney Kirkland] saying, ‘That’s Scott, that’s Scott,’ and I got a tech. That’s history there. He the man. That’s who they pay to see.” Foster, who has 24 seasons of NBA experience, was voted as the league’s worst referee in a 2016 survey of players and coaches conducted by The Los Angeles Times. The comments by Paul, the…