Originally written on UM Hoops  |  Last updated 9/22/14
Tim Hardaway Jr. was taken with the 24th overall selection in the 2013 NBA Draft on Thursday by the New York Knicks. Shortly after he was selected, Hardaway spoke with media on a conference call. The former Michigan standout talked about what the past six weeks have been like, his workout with the Knicks, and how it feels to be playing in the Big Apple. What was your reaction to the events tonight? “First off, I just want to thank God. Me and Trey, we’ve been working our whole entire lives and it was great to just get the opportunity to get picked with him and get picked in the first round and go down in Michigan history. It’s a great opportunity. Thanks to coach Beilein and his staff for getting us here. We really appreciate it.” What set you apart the last six weeks that took you from a second-round pick to getting picked by in the first round by the Knicks? “I was just trying to be as consistent as possible, just trying to show everyone that I’m a consistent ballplayer. I can han...
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