EXCLUSIVE: ESPN Announcer Bill Walton on Northwestern and Chris Collins
Current ESPN broadcaster Bill Walton granted me an exclusive this week. The video of the entire Q&A is linked here.  I asked Walton his thoughts on Northwestern Coach Chris Collins. Today's devastating home loss to Nebrasketball aside, Collins has some made noise in his first year at the helm, guiding them to .500 in the Big Ten, before the loss to Nebraska today. The thoughts and opinions of Bill Walton on Chris Collins are transcribed below. Hall of Famer and one of the consensus top 50 players in league history, Walton was joined on the interview by his son, former NBA player Luke Walton. Together, they are the third father-son duo to win NBA championships. Bill Walton, the #1 overall pick in the 1974 NBA Draft has won numerous individual accolades as well. He's such a big national icon of the game that even his Twitter parody account, @NotBillWalton (156,000 followers) is an internet star in his own right. The real Bill Walton, The Big Red, is one of the most colorful and controversial commentators in basketball history...