Will Perdue Talks Fatherhood, Playing In The NBA & Sports Broadcasting  

Will Perdue sits down with me to talk about his fatherhood journey. We chat about how he looks to have a consistent voice as a dad. In addition, he shares how parents need to let go as well to let kids grow on their own. After that Will shares stories about his time in the NBA and why he is so grateful for his former teammate, B.J. Armstrong. Next, we talk about the work he does as a sports broadcaster. Lastly, we finish the interview with the Fatherhood Quick Five. 

About Will Perdue

Will Perdue, an iconic figure in the annals of American professional basketball, boasts a distinguished career as a former NBA player and current prominent analyst. Born on August 29, 1965, Perdue’s journey through the NBA is marked by triumphs and championships. He played a pivotal role in four NBA championship teams, contributing significantly to the success of the Chicago Bulls during their three-peat from 1991 to 1993 and later clinching another title with the San Antonio Spurs in 1999.

Transitioning seamlessly from the court to the studio, Perdue has become a beloved figure as a Studio analyst for NBC Sports Chicago. Beyond his role at NBC Sports Chicago, Perdue extends his influence to national platforms. He serves as an expert analyst on Westwood One Sports, where he covers the NCAA, showcasing his expansive knowledge of college basketball. Additionally, his commitment to player development is evident in his work preparing college players for the NBA draft and mentoring a cadre of high-level athletes. Make sure you follow Will on Twitter @Will_Perdue32 and Instagram at @officialwillperdue. 

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About The Art of Fatherhood Podcast 

The Art of Fatherhood Podcast follows the journey of fatherhood. Your host, Art Eddy talks with fantastic dads from all around the world where they share their thoughts on fatherhood. You get a unique perspective on fatherhood from guests like Joe Montana, Kevin Smith, Danny Trejo, Jerry Rice, Jeff Foxworthy, Patrick Warburton, Jeff Kinney, Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, Kyle Busch, Dennis Quaid, Dwight Freeney and many more.

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