Matt Bonner Talks About The Time His Team Doctor Was A Dentist

Team doctors are a vital part of any NBA team. They are counted on to manage sprains, guide players through rehab, and help cure any number of physical maladies that might befall members of the team. Matt Bonner discovered the value of his team doctor when he got his head split open by an errant elbow, but he also discovered that team doctors aren't always real doctors.

On this week's excerpt from Slate's Hang up and Listen podcast, Matt Bonner tells Mike Pesca all about the time he got his forehead stitched up by a team doctor, who just so happened to be a dentist.

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