Brent Yarina, Senior Editor, May 1, 2013

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Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports

Things are getting physical – as far the NBA goes these days – in the Golden State-Denver playoff series. Both head coaches are complaining, and during Tuesday night's postgame press conference, George Karl said this: "Did Draymond Green play football or basketball at Michigan State?"

[ Draymond Green tweets football photo after flagrant foul in NBA playoffs ]

Karl jokingly asked the question because Green was called for a flagrant foul on one of his players, Kenneth Faried. Green, the 2011-12 Big Ten Player of the Year, had fun with Karl's comments. Check out his tweet below.

That's a shot of Green from the 2011 Michigan State Green-White Spring Game. If you forgot, the Spartan product lined up at tight end for a few plays before terrorizing the Big Ten on the hardwood and being drafted by Golden State.

About Brent Yarina web editor Brent Yarina covers football and men's basketball for He writes the popular uniform feature "Clothes Call," which also focuses on the latest cosmetic changes across Big Ten arenas and stadiums. Read all of his work here. You can subscribe to Yarina's RSS feed and follow him on Twitter @BTNBrentYarina.