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Just Doug Collins Sittin’ On an Exercise Ball Talkin’ Hoops

Oct 26, 2012, 1:33 PM EDT

That there is Philadelphia 76ers head coach Doug Collins sitting on an exercise ball answering questions from the media at yesterday’s practice at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

So, what’s the deal with that ball anyway, we wondered?

Turns out, a quick Googling of “Doug Collins exercise ball” proved fruitful!

From a Marcus Hayes article posted just this morning!

Often, at practice, Collins sits on an exercise ball, which strengthens
his 61-year-old back and abdominal muscles while he holds court at
courtside. When Collins is happy, he actually bounces up and down on the

CSNPhilly just posted the above photo to their Facebook page looking for captions. Feel free to share your own in the comments below. You all can do better than people who use Facebook, can’t you?

Bouncin’, yo.