The NBA has laid out a 100-page plan as to how they will handle Covid-19 at their Walt Disney World facility in Orlando, Florida when they return to playing. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan says sports will be returning even if a resurgence of Covid-19 happens.
While the NBA and NFL drafts are must-see TV, the NHL and MLB drafts tend to be pretty anti-climactic. Whereas a player selected in the NFL or NBA draft is typically asked to make a fairly instant impact, NHL and, especially, MLB picks might take 3-5 years to pan out.
The Minnesota Timberwolves have not had the best franchise history to say the least. Alex Svejkovsky joined Dave Overlund on WJON's "Hang Up and Listen" Monday afternoon to select players for the best possible team of Timberwolves.
Minnesota has seen many great athletes perform in this state. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan joined me on WJON. He puts Alan Page, Kirby Puckett, Kevin Garnett and Lindsay Whalen on his Mt. Rushmore. Listen to find out why he picked those people and the other athletes he considered.