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Rick Adelman
He's been a solid player on both ends of the court for us. He brings a lot of energy and plays hard every night.
Rick Adelman
#Energy

Rick Adelman
I just thought in the first quarter (that) we made a lot of mental mistakes defensively that we can't make against this team. And in the second quarter, they shot it so well that it just snowballed. We got very impatient offensively, and that just played right into their hands.
Rick Adelman
#Mistakes

Rick Adelman
You have to get in his vision. You can't let him think he has an angle or a gap to attack to — he's too quick. But he got to the basket a number of times, and, yeah, he beat his guy, and we were very slow reacting.
Rick Adelman
#Vision

Rick Adelman
I had no idea this was going to happen. But the criteria is set by the league office, and so that's the way it is. We have to move on.
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#Office

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Our guys did everything but win the game.
Rick Adelman
#Game

Rick Adelman
I saw Brent shoot that shot so many times last night, I can't tell you. And I always liked Brent before.
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#Night

Rick Adelman
I can't say enough about our basketball team.
Rick Adelman
#Basketball

Rick Adelman
When it was tied, we didn't do what you have to do to win a game like this. We were impatient and we forced the issue and it cost us the game.
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#Game

Rick Adelman
That was our philosophy. Go at him. Make him try to defend. It?s hard to post him up. We moved the ball pretty well, and we got him to react to people coming at him.
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#Philosophy

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Everything is so new. We're trying to get a sense of what guys can do. So far, they've responded. Every day we've mixed it up with people playing with different people.
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#Trying

Rick Adelman
If I'm in my last year and things don't work out,
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#Work

Rick Adelman
Ronnie hasn't been trying to force the issue, he's playing under control. We know he can make shots and guard people, and he has a great work ethic. I think he has a great chance to stick in this league for a long time.
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#Control

Rick Adelman
There were about five or six opportunities they got just from a lack of concentration on our part. We just have to keep our minds on what we're trying to do defensively. We didn't do that.
Rick Adelman
#Concentration

Rick Adelman
We definitely caught a break after they had such a hard game last night. It wasn't pretty, but I'll take it.
Rick Adelman
#Night

Rick Adelman
The patience at the end of the game there when Brad hit the three was terrific. We had plenty of time, we moved the ball around and they made a mistake and left Brad standing there. Then in the overtime we took control, especially when Odom fouled out.
Rick Adelman
#Patience

Rick Adelman
You can't expect him not to have feelings about this, but I expect him to be able to handle things. It's not been an easy situation. It's not the best thing to happen when you're on a six-game road trip.
Rick Adelman
#Feelings

Rick Adelman
This was a great win for us. We've been struggling, injured, with four games in five nights. But we stayed with it and got it done.
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#Games

Rick Adelman
We didn't have a lot of people on the bench and we needed the young guys to give us consistent minutes. They're learning and they're getting better.
Rick Adelman
#People

Rick Adelman
It was a great win for us. We've been struggling. Four games in five nights is tough and our guys stayed with it and got the win. We didn't have some of our people on the bench and we really needed those guys to be consistent.
Rick Adelman
#Games

Rick Adelman
I've said all year if we don't have Mike and Brad playing well we're going to struggle.
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#Struggle

Rick Adelman
He did as well as he could. He hadn't been working out that much because he didn't expect the trade. I thought he was winded and tried to get him some shorter minutes in the second half.
Rick Adelman
#Trade

Rick Adelman
The Jazz were the aggressors and they took the game over and we just caved in. We came out and gave it to them. We didn't guard them. We turned it over and we just waited for something to happen instead of trying to make it happen.
Rick Adelman
#Jazz

Rick Adelman
It was just a really good win to get. It has to help our confidence and make us realize that we can be a good team if we keep playing the way we we're playing.
Rick Adelman
#Confidence

Rick Adelman
There's nobody we can't go out and compete against. But again, it's such a new group. I always knew what to expect with the group in the past, but I don't know what to expect if we keep winning. Are we going to be able to sustain it and make it? These guys have done an unbelievable job of coming together as a team.
Rick Adelman
#Job