It was an unusual sight, seeing Steven Adams engage in some on-court trash-talking last night against the Clippers. After a brief tangle with Chris Paul, Adams had some words, and then moved on.
“That wasn’t nothing big,” Adams said Thursday. “He just slapped me in the face and I said, ‘Can you please apologize for that.’ That’s all it was. I was just kind of upset about it and he said he was sorry, so yeah, we’re still good friends.”
In all the incidents Adams has been involved in, the common theme is his remarkable stoicism. He takes elbows, punches, grabs and whatever else, and just ignores them like a cyborg and moves on about his business.
But he shared some insight into the game of smack-talk, and who the best at it is: Keep Reading…