A. Absolutely. Obviously, this is where I was drafted. Atlanta is a special place for me. I feel like the organization is headed in the right direction with the ownership and the coaching staff, practice facility. I've loved my time here. It's sure a lot warmer than where I'm from in Minnesota. That doesn't hurt either.
Did they give you any indication how much they want to have you back?
A. We haven't talked much yet. It's business. Right now, it's just reflecting back on the season and taking some time most importantly.
What are your summer plans as far as continuing to work on your game?
A. For sure, taking time for my body. I'm always trying to get stronger. Just continuing to be mindful of the right schedule for the summer. As the years go by you start to better understand how to schedule my summer and do the right amount. Obviously, skill-wise I want to continue to improve my shooting, my versatility and strength for me defensively can help a lot and that will be another focus for me.
The league is moving toward valuing bigs who can stretch the floor. Does that encourage you that there will be callers?
A. That was my focus last summer to really improve my 3-point shooting. But it's not like I can just stop working on it. I want to continue to do that. There are more slightly contested shots as far as just open shots. There are levels to everything. I enjoy that part of the offseason of coming up with a plan and thinking of ways to improve and be mindful of it.