Well it was an interesting hour not horribly enlightening but interesting that a group of us got to spend with Tim Leiweke and a few of his Henchpeople on Friday morning when he visited with our editorial board.
The one thing that stood out to me and I don’t think I’m talking too much out of turn here is that he says he realizes now that he’s not the story nor the focus and that yes he probably came off a bit brusque and a bit — I think was his word — bullish – in his first few weeks on the job.
And the one thing I was glad to hear was him suggest that he indeed didn’t treat Bryan Colangelo as well as he should have when that departure was happening.
I think Tim’s over-exuberance at making the change atop HOTH World got a bit in the way his excitement to start something new with Masai Ujiri made it look like he was gleeful at dumping Bryan and a couple of shots that were taken were actually regrettable.
I’m more than willing to accept that as an explanation and a...