But you live and you learn and that's the whole thing.
The damage to the city from Hurricane Katrina is irreplaceable. Thousands of people are homeless. We all know someone who needs help.
Bring it on, ... With the talent that we have, I definitely see that burden being lifted.
My personal expectation is that I definitely want to finish as the best point guard in the NBA, and that translates into us winning, ... If I'm the best point guard in the NBA, it means that we're winning and we're a playoff contending team. It's just motivation for me to know that a lot of people have me low on the totem pole right now. I'm just trying to prove them wrong.
a good person, and he's young, which means he is immature.
What I'm trying to do is use my body. That way, as I back him down, I can kick it out to other players.
They were cutting into our lead due to our mistakes, ... [But] we have guys capable of making big shots.
OK, there's T.J. and . . . oh, there's Baron. Over there.
He made a good move, but I made a few good ones myself.
Just whipping that ball around and sharing, guys knocking down threes. Team play is the most important thing to me. I'm not really averaging a lot of points. But at the same time, we're winning, I'm happy, my assists are up. It's fun when we share the ball and make the extra pass.
We're showing flashes of brilliance. The key now is to sustain it. People are excited about us in town. I hear about it all the time when I'm out there in the community. But it won't mean a thing if we can't keep it going.
We just played in spurts. You can't play in spurts on the road and expect to win.
I'm just using this training camp as a base to build up my strength, ... We've got a good month until the season starts. We're not in a rush. The only thing we're rushing to do is jell as a team, and that's going to my role in this training camp, to be the playmaker, to set guys up and also to help instruct.
We came out like gangbusters, ... It's going to be exciting. You can see it.
Breakfast would be, like, egg whites with tomatoes, turkey sausage and feta cheese. Then for lunch I'd have salmon and spinach or something like that.
They pound us on the boards every time they play us. If we can do a better job of rebounding the basketball and close that rebounding gap, we'll be all right.
Everybody hits a wall. We hit our wall and now it's time for us to start bouncing back and to play better basketball. It was a great win for us, a much-needed win for us.
These kids have already passed the class. They've taken the finals. Basically they're doing busy work.