Gregg Popovich steered another harmless basketball-related question into an idiosyncratic back-and-forth about facts, politics and former coach Don Nelson. Here’s a transcript of the chat, courtesy of Jeff McDonald:
This exchange with Pop from today, ftw: pic.twitter.com/2nOeGy8vdg— Jeff McDonald (@JMcDonald_SAEN) November 7, 2016
The Express-News’ Jabari Young, who I believe asked the initial question, got most of the conversation on video. Here it is:
Pop continues to be one of the better quotes of the election season, regardless of how irreverent he chooses to be. For what it’s worth, though, all the Spurs’ three-point defense numbers look pretty middle of the pack to me, and I haven’t seen whether Pop posted a voting-booth selfie with Nelson’s name on the ballot.