Catching Up With Thaddeus Young

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Thaddeus Young talked about how adversity this season has helped him grow, his evolving role as a leader on the team and how having 28 players on the roster at different parts this season has effected the team.

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Pete Strobl Talks About “Backspin”

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Pete Strobl, author of “Backspin,” talked about playing nearly a decade in Europe, what motivated him to write his book, the impact his book has already had and he gave Jack Armstrong some props.

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Catching Up With Jeff Hornacek

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Jeff Hornacek talked about making a push for the playoffs in the ultra-competitive Western Conference, the most rewarding part of his first season as a head coach in the NBA, and adjusting to having Eric Bledsoe back.

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Catching Up With Otto Porter Jr.

 

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Otto Porter Jr talked with enduring some frustrations during his rookie season in the NBA, how assistant coach Ryan Saunders is helping him grow as a player, learning from vets and how he’s staying ready in case an injury opens up playing time for him.

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Catching Up With Victor Oladipo

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Victor Oladipo talked with me about adjusting to playing point guard, balancing between being a scorer and distributor and learning from a veteran like Jameer Nelson.

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Catching Up With Tyler Zeller

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Tyler Zeller chatted with me about North Carolina’s win over Duke last night, getting more minutes this month and Cleveland’s six-game winning streak.

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Catching Up With Brian Roberts

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Brian Roberts talked with me about getting the opportunity for him to start this month, New Orleans winning seven of their past eleven games and fellow Dayton Flyer Chris Johnson getting signed by the Boston Celtics.

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Catching Up With Monica Wright

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I was able to talk with Monica Wright about adjusting to her role coming off the bench, playing basketball in Australia, the role her faith in God plays in her life, the movie Love and Basketball, running a basketball camp for Nike in her hometown and her volunteer work with WNBA Cares.

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Podcast: Bill Walton And Luke Walton Talk About Romance, Love And Basketball

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This afternoon I was able to talk with Bill Walton and Luke Walton about romance, love, Valentine’s Day, all-star weekend and basketball.

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Catching Up With Terrence Ross

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Terrence Ross talked with me about slowing down talented scorers like Arron Afflalo and Paul George, growing as a defender and why it’s easier guarding NBA players once you’ve played against them.

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Catching Up With Dwane Casey

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Dwane Casey talked with me about the need to play with focus through the entire game and why Toronto needs to resist the temptation to change their style of play against a smaller Orlando team.

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Teammates On Ross Scoring 51 Points

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Dwane Casey, DeMar DeRozan, Kyle Lowry and Greivis Vasquez talked about Terrence Ross erupting for 51 points.

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Catching Up With Vince Carter

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Vince Carter talked with the media about finally getting some cheers at the Air Canada Centre, his impact on basketball in Canada and the dunk he pulled on DeMar DeRozan.

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Catching Up With Terrence Ross

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Terrence Ross chatted with me after the win against the Indiana Pacers about guarding Paul George, Toronto matching Indiana’s physical style of play, the confidence in the locker room, the kind of sixth man impact the fans at the Air Canada Centre had during the game against the Pacers.

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Catching Up With Patrick Patterson

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Patrick Patterson chatted with me after the win against the Indiana Pacers about Toronto matching Indiana’s physical style of play, playing time being like oxygen, Toronto’s chemistry as a team, adjusting to playing on a new team and being blessed to play for a Kentucky head coach.

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