Found January 20, 2013 on Next Level Sports Network:
PLAYERS: Kevin Garnett
TEAMS: Boston Celtics
Kevin Garnett will never be misunderstood as a nice guy. The NBA is full of personalities that are competitive yet not capable of the misdeeds that Garnett is capable of. Joakim Noah is not exactly a pillar of virtue either. His history does not reflect someone who is afraid to sneak in a low-blow from time [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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