point right here it's not about being friends," he goes on. "It's about
me getting the job done, and [the scorers] doing their best to get the job done
as well. I know Kobe night in and night out is going to compete to the best of
his ability against me whether they're up 20 or down 20, and vice versa with
"I think more
of the guys I guard who used to have big problems with me are starting to see
that 'that's just the way he is,' " adds Bowen, referring to himself.
"Off the court it's different; we can sit and have a conversation. But on
the court I have a job to do, and I would be doing my team, my organization,
myself and those who are following behind me a disservice if I just let you do
whatever it is you want to do."
No worries there.
And now Bowen has the three rings to prove it.