Found October 29, 2012 on Menudo Bol:
A recent interview with coach Mike Woodson revealed that back in his days at ATL, he kept it 100 with his players. Apparently Zaza Pachulia needed to skip on practice for some hot tail… Zaza: Hey coach, can you let me out of practice today? Woodson: For what? Zaza: Man, I got a hot date. Woodson: Are you kidding me? Do you love this girl? Zaza: Nah coach, I can’t be in love, I’m too young. Woodson: I take it you aren’t gonna marry this girl then? Zaza: Nah, coach. “Yeah, I let him go…but only because he worked his butt off for me.” - Coach Mike Woodson    

Mike Woodson once let ZaZa Pachulia leave practice because of hot date?

Over the years, I've come across some pretty interesting stories in regards to the NBA but this one featuring current New York Knicks head Mike Woodson is a doozy.During his tenure with the Atlanta Hawks, Woodson allegedly let center ZaZa Pachulia leave practice early one day because of a hot date.Check out the details recapped by the fine folks at NBA 24/7 365:The Zaza story...
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