From: Las Vegas
A very minor but revealing tidbit about Thibodeau’s approach concerns the lasagna dinner Taylor holds for the entire team at the end of every preseason training camp. It is a traditional feast that Flip Saunders and his coaches and players never failed to mention as being a much-anticipated checkpoint on the season calendar. For Taylor, the billionaire who, however corny, loves the notion of community engagement and a familial atmosphere, it is a cherished get-together. According to a couple of reliable sources, Thibodeau has been a no-show at these gatherings.