Hawks Player Restraining Dave Cowens

Hawks Player Restraining Dave Cowens

11 Jan 1980, Boston, Massachusetts, USA — Original caption: 1/11/1980-Boston, MA: Dave Cowens (R) is restrained by an Atlanta Hawks’ player (L) during a fistfight between Cowens and Hawks’ Tree Rollins, near the end of the First quarter at Boston garden. The incident occurred with 2 minutes and 37 seconds to play in the quarter, after a Hawks’jump shot by John Drew had tied the score at 14-14. Both players were thrown out of the game. — Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS

About Justin Barrasso

Justin Barrasso has worked in the Boston sports scene in various different capacities since 2001, including writing for the Boston Herald and WEEI.com.