The Euro diaries: Meet Goliath

Insider's Chad Ford comes face to face with Pavel Podkolzin and finds the Russian big man is no urban myth.

Originally Published: May 6, 2003
By Chad Ford | NBA Insider
VARESE, ITALY -- I believe the good stories really don't have an end, or even a beginning. Karma throws fate in the dryer of life, hits the button and starts an eternal spin.

Pavel Podkolzin believes this too, and his is one of those good stories.

Chad Ford

ESPN Senior Writer