” Everybody’s so scared to be honest with one another. If you didn’t like the way I handled myself in practice, one of the players, come up to me. Somebody say something – anybody. I’m not gonna take it as offense, it’s not personal. “


” If your No. 1 priority isn’t winning, and people can tell? That’s the battle. Now there’s a problem between people, because that guy’s No. 1 priority is winning, and that guy’s isn’t. “


” I’m a competitor, I’m in here talking – come at me. If you score on me, I’m gonna tap you on your butt. You got the best of me – but you got to do it every time. “


” We’ll go on vacation, but we don’t really care to go see Rome or anything. We just want to play dominoes. We like the fact that we can say, ‘Oh, we went to Rome.’ ‘Well, what’d you do in Rome?’ ‘Played dominoes’. “


” You can lose. Michael Jordan lost, but that doesn’t mean he wasn’t the GOAT. “


” You get traded. It happens. It’s part of the business. “


” You can’t be selfish in this game. You’ve got to know, at the end of the day, that it’s all about winning. And when you win, everybody looks good. “


” My job is to go out there and play. I mean, I guess you could guess who I would rather play for. We’re not going to sit here and say that that’s a huge secret. I mean, whoever they decided to bring in, my job was to help them win to the best of my ability. “


” Defense is all about if you want to play or not, if you really take matchups personal. A lot of guys don’t. Once again, that’s the league that we’re in. That’s not the league that used to be. “


” Young guys in this league don’t understand urgency. These guys don’t understand that you never know what the league brings, the times may bring. I think they do understand what it takes to win here, and they continue to learn that. “


” If you think you can sing, you can sing, that’s all that matters. “



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You can lose. Michael Jordan lost, but that doesn
You get traded. It happens. It
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Defense is all about if you want to play or not, if you really take matchups personal. A lot of guys don
Young guys in this league don
If you think you can sing, you can sing, that
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