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January 30, 2012
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January 30, 2012

Just My Type

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MJ: I don't know anything about that, and I've been involved in talks about everything. I know we continue to attempt to get better, and any options that will make us a better basketball team, we are more than willing to pay attention to.

DP: The Warriors have beaten the Bulls and the Heat. Which team is better?

MJ: Chicago is a disciplined team with a superstar in Derrick Rose. The thing that hurts [the Bulls] is their lack of ability to score in the paint. With Miami, you have two of the best players in the world. If I had to go out on a limb, I would say the Heat have the edge because of the two talented guys.

DP: Now that you're with Golden State, who's your favorite football team?

MJ: I used to have the Dolphins with Dan Marino. Since then, I've gone year to year.

DP: Are you saying that because you jumped on the Niners' bandwagon?

MJ: I do have a relationship with coach Jim Harbaugh. I respect the job he's done. They defend first and foremost.

DP: A guy has to defend to play for you, right?

MJ: He has to be committed to playing defense. You can tell guys who are going through the motions.

DP: Do you have guys who fake hustle on defense?

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