Found August 08, 2012 on Fox Sports North:
MINNEAPOLIS Walk into the Timberwolves' locker room after one of last April's heartbreaking losses, and there sat Anthony Tolliver.There sat Tolliver, ready to talk, ready to analyze, ready to break down whatever happened in that night's particular brand of collapse.There sat Tolliver, with intelligent responses and insight, with the proper amount of anger after a tough night and only a hint of resignation to the team's struggles.Got a question? Ask Tolliver. Afraid to tick off someone else? Talk to Tolliver instead. Want some insight on what's going on with the league, something bigger-picture than just a blown lead or a missed shot? Tolliver's your guy.If there were a statistic that measured the ratio of minutes spent talking to the media to minutes spent on the court, Tolliver would lead the league. He's every reporter's guilty pleasure, a guy who might not necessarily have an impact in every game, but who's eminently quotable, disarmingly fri...
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