The Spurs retired No. 12 for Bruce Bowen, but the lockdown defender said newly signed LaMarcus Aldridge could wear the number if it would make him feel more comfortable. The Spurs are quite chill. [San Antonio Express-News]
Well, at least the PR person who runs both of their Twitter accounts respects Jason Collins.
Three-time NBA Champion Bruce Bowen is calling it a career at age 38. That should given him plenty of time to bum rush San Antonio hair spas and berate former employees for stealing his business.
Spurs forward Bruce Bowen has a habit of sliding his feet under the feet of the man he's guarding when they go up for a jumpshot. It's an extremely dirty and dangerous play, and Bowen's got a history with it. Both Ray Allen and Vince Carter have wanted to beat his ass at various points in the not-too-distant past.
Suggested questions for today's ESPN SportsNation chatters ...
• 1 p.m. NFC Conference Championship: Come on, it's Panthers vs. Seahawks, people! Won't someone please ask a question? Um, anyone out there? Hello?
• 1:30 p.m. Spurs SF Bruce Bowen: As both a good long-range shooter and an excellent defensive player, do…