Derrick Coleman, the No. 1 overall pick in the 1990 NBA draft by the New Jersey Nets was a guest on ‘Derrick Gervin’s As Good As It Gets’ basketball podcast. Gervin and Coleman, who were actually teammates for a while in New Jersey, were joined by Michael Roberson, columnist for TheAfricanAmericanAthlete.com, in a fascinating conversation.
The men talked about Coleman’s storied career at Syracuse, and growing up in Detroit, his 15-year career in the NBA, and Coleman’s year’s of giving back to the Detroit community. Click below to hear this insightful conversation.