J.J. Redick sits down with Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns to discuss the innate drive to improve (1:44), the evolution of big men in the age of “unicorns” (9:45), playing under Tom Thibodeau (27:19), meticulous self-care routines for NBA players (35:49), and the role of athletes in social activism (47:19).
Karl-Anthony Towns on NBA Unicorns, Playing for Thibs, and Athletes Speaking Out
The Timberwolves center joins J.J. to discuss the evolution of big men in the NBA, coach Thibodeau, and more
Sean and Amanda discuss how the film compares to previous adaptations and where it stands in the awards race
Jason, James, and Ryan make predictions for the next round of the playoffs
Bryan and David break down media moments from wild-card weekend
Also, Verno and KOC discuss whether the Cavs can maintain this success and end the season as a top-six team in the East
Mike and Jesse also run through some of Mike’s pickups for the week and talk about the controversy at the Dallas card show