Found April 30, 2012 on The NBA Passionista:
I have a closet affection for Nick Collison. It has nothing to do with looks, obviously, but rather his quirky-weird statements. He has been blogging for GQ and answered some questions from twitter followers and it was this question that made me bust out laughing. @IamAinsleyHayes Which teammates would survive a zombie apocalypse, and which [...]
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