Thaddeus Young
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"Thaddeus Charles Young" is an American professional basketball power forward (basketball)/power forward with the Minnesota Timberwolves of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for Georgia Institute of Technology/Georgia Tech. He is tall and weighs .

Young was drafted 12th overall in the 2007 NBA draft by the Philadelphia 76ers, and later signed with the team on July 11, 2007.

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It even worked for Michael Jordan .

Hopefully we'll play against each other in college.

Willie and Wayne are great players. They work hard just like I work hard. Whoever voted for this award felt like Willie was a better choice than me, so there's nothing you can really do about it.

We've all been busy with traveling, but we still keep in touch whenever we can.

I think it was just two good teams that both had our stretches. We just had a better stretch.

A lot of people throughout Tennessee are going to remember us. I just don't know if they are going to consider us some of the greatest players or the greatest players. I guess we're all going to be remembered just by coming through this city (Memphis) and coming through Jackson and Bolivar.

We are very strong when you think about it like that. Just look at the seniors that are top-ranked in the country and the number of Division I scholarships that guys from West Tennessee had signed - that's your answer right there. Those are numbers that don't lie.