Found May 01, 2013 on Sports-Glory:

Following the Denver Nuggets’ 107-100 Game 5 victory over the Golden State Warriors, Mark Jackson claimed the Nuggets played “dirty” and guard Stephen Curry said the Nuggets had a “couple” cheap shots on him. “They tried to send hit men on Steph,” 

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