Previous Page 2 of 4 Next

Continued: Zgoda's NBA Insider: Welcome to the shoe biz, Derrick Williams

  • Article by: JERRY ZGODA , Star Tribune
  • Last update: March 31, 2013 - 9:02 AM

A Yeah, she noticed it after a while. Where did you get all these shoes from? I told her and she said, “Just tell me if you want shoes.” It took a while, but it was worth it.

 

Q How many pair do you own?

A Over 100, probably 150 or so.

 

Q Is there a prized pair in there?

A I have a few. I’d probably say my Olympic Jordan 6s that came out in 1996. I have those that are still in the box and I wore one time. I’d say a lot of shoe collectors would like to grab those off me.

 

Q How many still fit?

A I was growing when I was still in high school. I have a lot of size 13s that I just kept for hand-me-downs or a raffle thing. But I have a lot of size 14s and 15s, which is I what I wear now.

 

Q Have you worn most of them?

A Out of 100, I’ve probably worn 25 or 30. I just keep a lot of them in the box for myself or for hand-me-downs, whenever I have kids.

 

Q Do you wear the same shoes every night?

A I change every night, pretty much. I’ve done that since high school, college. I’m always wearing different shoes every game: Jordan, Nike, adidas. I wear pretty much anything. I’m not [signed] with anybody right now.

 

Q How many do you keep in your locker?

  • related content

  • Wolves' week ahead

    Sunday March 31, 2013

    wolves’ week aheadMonday: 7 p.m. vs. Boston (Ch. 29)Wednesday: 7 p.m. at Milwaukee (FSN+)Friday: 7 p.m. vs. Toronto (No TV)Saturday:...

  • Timberwolves forward Derrick Williams said he changes shoes for almost every game. He doesn’t even wear the same brand all the time since he doesn’t have an endorsement deal.

  • get related content delivered to your inbox

  • manage my email subscriptions

ADVERTISEMENT

Kansas City - LP: B. Chen 1 FINAL
Cleveland - WP: C. Kluber 5
Cincinnati - WP: T. Cingrani 2 FINAL
Pittsburgh - LP: B. Cumpton 1
Chicago WSox - LP: J. Quintana 4 FINAL
Detroit - WP: M. Scherzer 7
St. Louis - LP: L. Lynn 1 FINAL
NY Mets - WP: B. Colon 4
Minnesota - WP: R. Nolasco 9 FINAL
Tampa Bay - LP: E. Bedard 7
Arizona - WP: M. Bolsinger 5 FINAL
Chicago Cubs - LP: E. Jackson 2
San Diego - E. Stults 6:05 PM
Washington - J. Zimmermann
Baltimore - B. Norris 6:07 PM
Toronto - D. Hutchison
NY Yankees - C. Sabathia 6:10 PM
Boston - F. Doubront
Oakland - S. Kazmir 7:10 PM
Houston - B. Oberholtzer
Philadelphia - K. Kendrick 9:10 PM
Los Angeles - D. Haren
Indiana 6:00 PM
Atlanta
Oklahoma City 7:00 PM
Memphis
LA Clippers 9:30 PM
Golden State
Boston 7:00 PM
Detroit
Colorado 8:30 PM
Minnesota
San Jose 9:30 PM
Los Angeles
Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

question of the day

Poll: Should Flip Saunders coach the Timberwolves?

Weekly Question

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

 
Close