On today’s show, Dane is joined by Minnesota Timberwolves beat writer Chris Hine of The Star Tribune to discuss Chris’s feature story on what made Anthony Edwards. Dane and Chris also discuss Chris Finch’s newly minted contract extension with the Wolves and they also get into what lies ahead in the play-in tournament. Topics today include:
- Chris’ feature story reported from Atlanta on the joy within Anthony Edwards that fuels who Ant has become as a basketball player and person
- Chris Finch signing a contract extension in advance of the play-in tournament
- The importance of the alignment between Finch and Sachin Gupta
- Looking ahead to the play-in matchup against the Los Angeles Clippers, and the different paths that will materialize based on Tuesday’s result
(If you can’t access the Spotify player, click here to listen to the latest episode).
If you have not yet read Chris’s feature on Anthony Edwards, you can do so here:
I recently went to Atlanta to learn as much as I could about Anthony Edwards. This is a story of family and community, how he got to the NBA & of the profound impact he had on those around him.— Chris Hine (@ChristopherHine) April 9, 2022
"Ant is a true Atlanta baby. The city took care of him."