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11 Questions with Daryl Morey

By USATT | April 05, 2016, 12 a.m. (ET)

Daryl Morey 

USATT Insider poses 11 questions to Daryl Morey of the Houston Rockets

1) Why do you play?

For exercise and I love cranking forehand loops

2) Which is your favorite tournament?

Olympics

3) Who is your primary nemesis?

Not really good enough to have a primary nemesis but my neighbor Jeff growing up is probably the closest thing.

4) What is your favorite game tactic to score?

Chop Smash!

5) Thoughts on the Poly Ball.

I am not good enough for it to make a big difference.

6) Toughest Loss? 

In the finals of Northwestern University championship in 1995.

7) Greatest Win?

Against Rich Cho in NBA table tennis championship.

8) How you prepare for a tournament?

Last minute practice with Jimmy Butler. 

9) When you see a new player at the club, what do you do?

Play him or her.

10) Player you would most like to play in a tournament?

I love playing choppers, I can beat choppers 200+ rated more than me as I am good at looping chop.

11) If you had to face Timothy or Crystal Wang what would your game plan be?

Avoid getting shut out!

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