The story about young Gregg Popovich aspiring to join the CIA is the source of legends. Sports commentators cite CIA Pop when attempting to explain the unexplainable. Eager journalists scour top secret dossiers, hoping to expose a clue for the next “30 for 30” documentary. Every night, Manu’s children beg to hear the tales of CIA Pop before bed. They all hope that he’s real, and fear that he is.
In this episode of Pop’s Culture, Pop stands up for doing things his way in a season that could still go either way.