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Did Zaza disable Instagram comments after receiving threats?

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Some salty people have gone too far.

Many took to social media Sunday to condemn Zaza Pachulia for undercutting Kawhi Leonard, forcing the San Antonio Spurs superstar out of Game 1 with an ankle sprain.

Related: Kawhi's ankle injury drastically changed complexion of Game 1

Folks called the play "dirty" - although both Pachulia and Leonard said there was no intent to injure - but some went as far as threatening the Golden State Warriors center and his loved ones. It appears the 33-year-old Georgian responded by updating his Instagram settings so people could no longer comment on his posts.

Here are some Twitter reactions to the play:

- With h/t to Reddit user burritoboy_

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