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'Do we have to talk about race again?' Gregg Popovich says, 'You're damned right we do.'

Feb 03, 2017 - Washington Post Blogs

Notoriously surly sideline interviewee Gregg Popovich may not always be an open book when it comes to basketball, but ask him about societal issues and he'll give you an earful. On Thursday, following San Antonio's 102-86 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers, the Spurs coach dug into an issue from which he thinks too many Americans shy away - racism and race relations in the United States.

"I think if people take the time to think about it. I think it is our national sin," he said...