Training camp as a rookie playing against [6'7", 260-pound teammate] Danny
Fortson. That is the most physical guy I've ever played with.
In college I got a haircut, and it was a freaking mullet. I had a [first] date
that night, and when I opened the door, she immediately started laughing. It
What's one thing
about being in the NBA that people don't think about?
How many guys don't like flying. I've gotten better. I don't chew on the seat
in front of me anymore.
If I weren't in
the NBA I'd ...
be a third base coach for the [Class A] Newark Bears. I would send everybody,
no matter what. It's fun eating sunflower seeds, wearing the uniform, doing the
If I were
commissioner for a day I'd ...
rescind all fines for technical fouls. I've already got $4,000 [in fines this
The 6'11", 245-pound Murphy, of Morristown, N.J., averaged 20 points and
10.3 rebounds in three games.
Murphy, 25, picked by SI for the U.S. world championship roster (page 94) will
be in Indiana and Cleveland with the Warriors.