Thunder basketball: For Collison, father knew best - Article Photos 1/3

TOP: Nick Collison, right, and his father Dave after the Thunder game against the Bulls on Wednesday. PHOTO BY NATE BILLINGS, THE OKLAHOMAN LEFT: Nick with his dad after winning a state title in 1998. Nick was Iowa’s Class 2A player of the year, and then was Iowa’s Mr. Basketball along with Kirk Hinrich following his senior year. RIGHT: Nick with one of his most prized possessions, a Michael Jordan basketball that was given to him by his grandmother. PHOTOS PROVIDED