13 Total Quotes

Willie Mitchell Quotes

I thought we've played pretty well the past two games, but we haven't been rewarded for it. We need to find a way to win these types of games.
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#Games

It's good to be home sometimes, but it's a breath of fresh air to get on the road, play in some different buildings, grab some dinners and hang with the boys.
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#Home

There's no doubt they didn't play their best game. Flat? Yeah. And in the second half of the game they might have been coasting around a little bit.
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#Doubt

We got in trouble early. We were in the box a lot.
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#Trouble

For some reason, we lose focus and let them get back in the game. To give up as many points as we did is just a lack of concentration on our part. We need to do a better job and we will.
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#Focus

Fatigue played in there, but we were able to muster some energy to come out with a win.
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#Energy

That's not fun. Hockey is no fun if you aren't playing for anything.
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#Fun

You've heard me say it before: There needs to be more desperation in the room, more passion. In the past, our niche was we worked hard no matter what. That's been our identity. This last little stretch, that hasn't happened.
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#Desperation

I'd like to think I'm a guy who competes every night, and that's how I try to lead. I'm not a rah-rah-rah guy, but I try to get the spirits up in the locker room.
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#Night

He's a big man, but he does go down very easy.
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#Man

I wanted to go 84 feet. If we got into a half-court game, that was to their advantage. They threw it in to the big kids and we told them to read and go on the passes. It worked some of the time, but we got away from it.
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#Advantage

Wasn't a good trip, no doubt. I thought we played well the last two games; we just didn't get rewarded for it. We've got to find a way to win the tighter games.
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#Doubt

It's a lot more puck control, and I like it. It's systematically moving the puck up the ice from one player to the other, and it really seems to work.
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#Control