"No, hoping Larry stays as long as he wants," said Simon, when questioned if he had asked Donnie Walsh or anybody else for background on Miller.Bird always seems to have one foot out of the door, and most insiders covering this story seem to think Miller will be considered whenever Bird calls it quits.
Wojnarowski details that Simon has been asking people he respects, such as Donnie Walsh, as to how they think Miller would deal with the transition from television to management.I go through the mountain-bike magazines at the shop and I think, That’d be awesome. And I came around a corner, hit a boulder, and went over my handlebars. And the fat-bike trend: I want to do that on snow and ice. The only thing is, I don’t know if I can just walk into most shops and get a bike. I guess I’ll need to start shipping it.”ACHILLES' HEEL: “I don’t know how to fix a flat. When I’m on a long ride, I just pray that I don’t get a flat in the middle of a canyon.”AESTHETIC CONSIDERATIONS: “I don’t go downhill that fast, because my face is my moneymaker. I had a really bad fall last summer, two days before my 50th birthday.