NN: I'm 6'10" without my shoes. With my hair I'm 6'11", 7-footish.
Who was your inspiration for that haircut?
NN: Will Smith and Kid 'n Play.
You're from Everett, Mass. How were you affected by what happened at the Boston Marathon?
NN: It was a very sad moment for me, knowing that was the city that raised me. That was the day I declared. [Declaring] wasn't even on my mind the rest of the day. It was just about those people.
Did you grow up a Celtics fan?
Say the Knicks acquired you. How would that work?
NN: There'd be some animosity [to deal with].
How would your family react?