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  1. Aldridge closeout on KD fuels Zaza-Kawhi debateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Yahoo Sports

    ... , head coach Gregg Popovich flat-out called Pachulia "dirty" and was criticized for defending similar plays from Bruce Bowen in the past , Bowen popped up to say Pachulia's play was intentional , and the Warriors did their best to defend their ...

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  2. Bruce Bowen calls Zaza Pachulia's play on Kawhi Leonard 'intentional' and 'dangerous'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | CBS Sports

    Bruce Bowen was infamous back during his days in the NBA. He never had a clean label attached to him, but he was also considered by many to be the best perimeter defender in the league.

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  3. Bruce Bowen thinks Pachulia's closeout was dirtyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | USA Today

    Bruce Bowen thinks Pachulia's closeout was dirty "That seems like it's intentional." Check out this story on USATODAY.com: Former Spurs guard Bruce Bowen spent 13 years in the NBA and built a reputation as somewhat of a dirty player .

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  4. Leonard latest basketball player to deal with ankle injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... Popovich would do well to remember that he was the coach of a player most claim was the dirtiest in the league - Bruce Bowen. "It's the same play", Brown said. "It wasn't my fault", has had his jersey retired by the Spurs . That means, among other ...

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  5. Is Pop being hypocritical in Pachulia rant?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Yahoo Sports

    Popovich did not stay silent on Monday , lambasting Pachulia for his "dangerous" and "unsportsmanlike" play in Game 1. "It's just not what anybody does to anybody else," Popovich warned, comparing Zaza's move to a type of basketball "manslaughter," before telling the press that "this particular individual has a history with that kind of action." Far too many noted on Sunday that the Spurs once retired the number of a player with a history of "that kind of action," in former Popovich starter Bruce Bowen.

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  6. Popovich went to a whole new level with Zaza Pachulia, says former NBA coachRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... hand, Popovich has previously promoted a defender playing his own game. In 2006, the legendary coach backed Bruce Bowen after receiving a phone call about the guard stepping under an opposing players feet and causing injuries. Popovich told the San ...

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  7. Debate rages on about play that sidelined Spurs' Leonard - Mon, 15 May 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... is respected for the way he defends without fouling, but opponents hated the way former Spurs defensive ace Bruce Bowen crowded too closely on their jumpers. Pachulia said he was just trying to contest the shot and seemed surprised at first that a ...

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  8. Van Gundy: This is the first time Popovich has called out an opposing playerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    ... Van Gundy said this type of reckless closeout has existed for awhile. Coincidentally, Spurs defensive star Bruce Bowen was a maven at the craft, one of Popovich's favorite players of all time. Earlier in the playoffs, Al Horford did the same play to ...

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  9. Gregg PopovichRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... thanks to a furious Golden State comeback. There's also the fact that Popovich's team was the one that employed Bruce Bowen - the player for whom this foul was put in place. The Spurs retired Bowen's No. 12 jersey for being a key part of three ...

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  10. Gregg Popovich's Pachulia rant quite different than what he said about Bruce Bowen in 2006Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | MSNBC

    ... about the play, people were pointing out on Twitter it was ironic that Spurs fans had no problem when it was Bruce Bowen - an elite defender but someone known around the league for this specific play - but it's different when it happens to their ...

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  11. Gregg Popovich's old comments on Bruce Bowen don't make him wrong about Zaza PachuliaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Sporting News

    Some Warriors fans may be shouting "Hypocrite!" after hearing Gregg Popovich's old comments about Bruce Bowen's dangerous defensive play. After the Spurs coach went off on Warriors center Zaza Pachulia for his "dangerous" and "unsportsmanlike" play on Kawhi Leonard in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals, a Reddit user named "nowhathappenedwas" found some old quotes from Pop defending former Spurs forward Bruce Bowen for the same kind of recklessness.

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  12. The internet had a perfect rebuttal to Gregg Popovich calling out a 'dirty' playRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Mashable

    ... worming its way around Reddit and Twitter. The internet has a long memory. That article concerned a player named Bruce Bowen, who played for the Spurs for eight seasons before retiring in 2009. Bowen is widely regarded as one of the dirtier players ...

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  13. Creech: Zaza Pachulia's play might have been dirty, but time toRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... and missed the rest of the year. The same is coming for Pachulia. From a fan base that is quick to forget that Bruce Bowen played for their team. Bowen has his jersey retired in the AT&T Center for being the player to get in your head and under your ...

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  14. Gregg Popovich slams Warriors' Zaza Pachulia for controversial...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... As many people pointed out, Pachulia's so-called foot trick has been around the NBA for years. Former Spurs wing Bruce Bowen was perhaps the player most known to slide his foot under jump shooters, risking potential injury. The Spurs retired Bowen's ...

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  15. Leonard won't play in Game 6 for SpursRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... for Harden, making him uncomfortable. In between, San Antonio found use for Mario Elie, Antonio McDyess, and Bruce Bowen. The Spurs would be on the other side of that 3-2 equation if not for Ginobili and two fellow unsung Spurs , guards Patty Mills ...

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  16. The Historic Significance of Game 5 of the Western Conference SemifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Pounding the Rock

    ... did their best to weather the storm, overcoming a late 17 point deficit, capped off by a clutch corner three by Bruce Bowen in the final minute. Stoudemire and Diaw returned for the Suns in game 6, but that Spurs were able to clinch the series at ...

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  17. Rockets dismantle Spurs with flurry of 3sRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Post Register

    ... playoff games. a Danny Green has 169 career 3-pointers in the postseason, moving past former Spurs forward Bruce Bowen for 24th in league history. a Patty Mills has made at least two 3-pointers in 24 postseason games, second most in franchise ...

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  18. NBA Rockets' 22 3-pointers dismantle Spurs, 126-99 in Game 1Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... playoff games. a Danny Green has 169 career 3-pointers in the postseason, moving past former Spurs forward Bruce Bowen for 24th in league history. a Patty Mills has made at least two 3-pointers in 24 postseason games, second most in franchise ...

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  19. San Antonio Versus Houston PreviewRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | 20 Second Timeout

    ... any other spot behind the three point arc). Kawhi Leonard began his career looking like an improved version of Bruce Bowen but now he is the best two-way player in the league; that does not mean that he is the MVP, an honor that should go to ...

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  20. NBA Playoffs 2017: The Resurgence of Tony Parker and Danny GreenRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2017 | Air Alamo

    ... one block and 1.7 three-pointers. He also shot a solid 37.9 percent from behind the arc. Danny Green just passed Bruce Bowen for 2nd in threes in Spurs playoff history: 1. Manu Ginobili- 309 2. Danny Green- 162 3 Bruce Bowen- 161 While this was a ...

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