Originally written on Five Tool Tool  |  Last updated 11/19/14
Kosta Koufos Kontact So the post-game discussion following the Warrior loss in Denver in Game Five of their first-round series is how the Nuggets might have cheap-shotted fragile shooting star Stephen Curry. A few quick points about this... > Curry's ankles are such an obvious issue that I'm kind of amazed that anyone would wonder why he'd freak out on trips and hacks. He's also picked up a scratched cornea from Corey Brewer at the tail end of Game Four, and it's obvious that the Nuggets have no one that can stop him in this series. Brewer and Iguodala can stop the penetration, but can't take away the jumper. Lawson can run with him to the cup, but doesn't offer the shot-blocking that's been the Nuggets' only out for his shot. And doubling him has just led to a dunk and three fest for his teammates. Which leaves thuggery and mind games as the last refuge of the desperate, and it just might work. Game Six will be interesting. > No one thinks the hard fouls of today are reall...
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