Originally posted on Project Spurs  |  Last updated 3/19/13
When Dahntay Jones slid under Kobe Bryant, that brought the whole NBA fan base into the discussion and made it a hot topic for days. The discussion of "should a foul have been called?" and "was it a dirty play?" were the main themes in the debate and ESPN's First Take wasn't a stranger to it either. In fact, they asked one of the most popular San Antonio Spurs of all time to the table to voice his opinion on the play. Bruce Bowen will be regarded as one of the best defenders of his team (and probably all-time) among media and fans alike, but he also had his controversial past. While Skip Bayless and Stephen A.Smith believe Jones' foul was dirty in different ways, Bowen does have a point in the discussion. Before this comes off as homerism, you have to look at the situation Jones was in and the many different possibilities for his actions. As it was said, Dahntay Jones is only in there as a defender, just like Bowen was when he played. This already makes fo...
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