Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley has gained a reputation for getting into his opponents heads. He does this by playing physical, hard-nosed defense all game long, pestering opposing point guard.
These tactics work well against players that are hot-headed and have a tendency to get frustrated easily. Beverley’s victim tonight is Oklahoma City Thunder All-Star Russell Westbrook:
Pat Beverley and Russell Westbrook get chippy [@gifdsports]
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