Originally Posted by b1gdon
I think he was just a bad matchup against that team. His entire reason for existence is to pull big men out of the paint. GS played a lot of small ball and it didn't take Pop long to realize that there was no need to force Bonner out there. Now that we are back to lumbering big men, Bonner's ability to pull them out of the paint or make them pay with threes, like today, will be big again.
Keep it up Red Rocket
I agree this is a better matchup... But there were a handful of uncontested bricks against GS.
Regardless... Rooting for Bonner to keep it up. If defense adjusts to bonner and opens the paint up even more, I would consider that a pretty valuable contribution as well.