This isn't the first time Noah has called out Garnett publicly. " just playing defense," Noah said. "Cheap shots, just trying to get you off your game. But he's a vet. BostonCeltics forward Kevin Garnett is still a dirty player, according to Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah. "He's a dirty player, man," Noah said at the time. "He's a dirty player. That's messed up, man ... "Just playing sound defense, just contesting his shots. He's a helluva competitor. He's always on some bulls-. Always on some bulls-." It's one thing to be competitive and compete and all that, but don't be a dirty player. He's a dirty player."