I feel better already, don’t you?
Forman isn’t a typical GM in another way. While most NBA executives say they purposely ignore the media, Forman is always watching, reading and listening.
‘‘I want to have a sense of the market, of what our fan base is thinking,’’ he said. ‘‘What you have to do is separate noise from what might be important. But . . . we’re always going to make decisions based on what we think is best for this team and organization moving forward, even if it’s not a popular decision. If we stay true to that, we’ll continue to make progress.’’