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Joe Maddon talkin' 'bout practice

Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon talks with

Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon talks with reporters prior to a workout at Fenway Park. (Oct. 3, 2013) (Credit: AP)

He's supposed to be the franchise manager and reporters are talkin' 'bout practice?

The Rays have a style all to themselves, and that's no more true than in the following video, featuring manager Joe Maddon honoring 76ers great Allen Iverson by rehashing his famed "practice" answer. Iverson's jersey was retired recently by the 76ers and Maddon is a Pennsylvania native.

(App users can watch the video here: http://atmlb.com/1fQ47ss)

Tags: Joe Maddon , Allen Iverson , Philadelphia 76ers , Tampa Bay Rays

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