Karl Malone on Players Resting: ‘Get Your Ass Playing. It’s Not Work, It’s Called Playing’

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Utah Jazz legend and hall of famer Karl Malone is not a fan of these new-school players resting so much, especially if they haven’t put in the work to actually get that rest.

During his 19-year career, Malone played 82 games in 9 of his 19 seasons and over 80 in 15 seasons. Here’s what he had to say when asked about resting players numerous times throughout the season.


Here’s the Cavaliers being criticized on NBA Countdown for resting their star players against the Los Angeles Clippers last night.

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