By Jeff Garcia, Project Spurs.com
They are the two premier forwards in the NBA of this generation -- San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan and Boston Celtics' Kevin Garnett. Both have won NBA titles, been selected to countless All-Star games, collected many individual awards and had their fair share of battles on the court. Perhaps the biggest on-the-court battle between TD and KG happened when Garnett was playing in Minnesota and decided to whack Duncan's head (while TD wasn't looking) during a fight between the two teams.
However, they also have very different personalities.
TD lets his game do all the talking while KG just talks, a lot. Duncan doesn't let smack-talk get to him, and Garnett has a penchant to spew relentless vulgarities in order to get into the minds of the opposing players.
And like Superman and Batman, or Captain America and Ironman, TD and KG are on complete opposite ends of the spectrum which would lend to a not-so-friendly relationship.
In an interview with Chris Ballard of Sports Illustrated, Duncan was asked about Garnett and it would seem Duncan isn't a huge fan of his peer.
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