Tim Duncan Rejects Amar’e Stoudemire, brings back memories of “the block” from the 2005 WCF

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| March 25th, 2015 | 1,176 Views

Watching Amar’e Stoudemire go up against Tim Duncan nowadays isn’t that interesting and last night they combined to score just 12 points, grab 9 rebounds and block 2 shots. 1 of those two blocks by Duncan was on Amar’e who had one of the most most memorable blocks in playoffs history when he rejected Duncan in the final minute of game 4 in the 2005 Western Conference Finals.

Those were the good old days when STAT used to put up huge stats and throw down big dunks on Duncan and the Spurs.

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The match-up between the two All-Stars became less interesting once Amar’e left the Suns but the two did give us this embarrassing play when Amar’e dunked on a partially blind Duncan who was hunched over in pain after getting poked in the eye.

But don’t feel bad for Timmy. He’s the one with 5 rings.

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