273 Total Quotes

Nba Quotes

Brevin Knight
There was no breakdown. That's the NBA lead. Teams make runs. We knew that they would make a run. They got their fans into it, and we weren't making any shots.
Brevin Knight
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Dean Kamen
You have teenagers thinking they're going to make millions as NBA stars when that's not realistic for even 1 percent of them. Becoming a scientist or engineer is.
Dean Kamen
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What has happened with underclassmen declaring for the NBA draft? It is absolutely wacky, baby!
Dick Vitale
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Michael Jordan
[Jordan, 42, said he could still make a contribution to an NBA team.] Even though, physically, I can't do it, the mind says, 'Yeah, I can still do it,' and I still think I can do it better than most in the NBA, ... Driven From Within.
Michael Jordan
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It is time for everyone to sit down - the NCAA, the NBA, the players union and the coaching fraternity - and come up with suitable solutions to these problems.
Dick Vitale
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Bruce Bowen
I think it's a great idea and opportunity, not just for the NBA and the players, but for the two organizations that are involved in this,
Bruce Bowen
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Jim Calhoun
Most of those guys get gobbled up [by the NBA] and never have the opportunity to develop their game into the kind of players they can be,
Jim Calhoun
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George Karl
What he did was basically because the game was over. Give him the opportunity to feel like he's an NBA player again.
George Karl
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Jim Calhoun
Most of those guys get gobbled up [by the NBA] and never have the opportunity to develop their game into the kind of players they can be.
Jim Calhoun
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NBA teams have embraced the NBA Development League as a place to give their young roster players the opportunity to improve and as a source for game tested talent in case of injury. As a result, more investors are seeking to bring the D-League to their communities.
David Stern
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George Shinn
When we go back to New Orleans, this city will get a franchise, I'm convinced, ... Whether the NBA is smart enough to come here or the NHL or the NFL or baseball, somebody will come here. This market is going to be too good for them to pass up.
George Shinn
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Dirk Nowitzki
This will be one of the longest trips I've ever taken in my eight years in the NBA. We were focused and I thought me moved the ball around better than we have in a while. Honestly, the Rockets have a lot of guys out, but these kinds of wins don't come easy.
Dirk Nowitzki
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There will be a ton of NBA scouts going through Valparaiso this season,
Scott Drew
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We haven't played well of late. It's obvious for anybody to see. In order for us to win an NBA game, we have to play a lot better than we've been playing.
Scott Skiles
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The NBA has the best point guards in the world, so it is important that I come ready to play every night.
Steve Nash
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There's not a guy that is in the gym who cannot play in the NBA,
Bob Weiss
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I've never had a buzzer-beating game-winner, but to do it in the NBA against the world champions is a great feeling. The guy I've always looked up to is Tim Duncan . So, to do this against his team is a great feeling for me.
Andrew Bogut
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This was the first time the U.S. had to qualify for the World Championships without NBA players. I kind of feel like we won the gold medal.
Mo McHone
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The NBA has the same thing. Look at all the hand-checking going on. And another thing, look at the absence of fundamentals. I don't think any of us, men or women, are as fundamental as we once were.
Andy Landers
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With the NBA scheduling, a lot of times it puts the onus on teams traveling. You play Utah one night and a team like Phoenix is resting and waiting for you the next night. That's tough. So you run into some circumstances like that more, it seems, on the road than you do at home.
Danny Ainge
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I remember a lot of guys saying in the NBA everybody just sort of plays and then the last six or seven minutes you decide the game. Well, to tell you the truth, the team that shows up to play earliest normally wins. I totally disagree with that. So many games are lost in the first quarter. You get down 15 and it's such an uphill battle.
Sarunas Jasikevicius
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I was saying, 'You look at the All-NBA teams and a lot of those guys are from '96. When you look at that draft, it was unbelievable.
Jermaine O'Neal
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My lifelong dream has been to be an NBA player. By testing the draft waters, I am allowing myself to make a more informed decision while keeping all my options open.
Shannon Brown
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George Karl
That works at Duke. I don't think it works in the NBA. They get that call at Cameron (Indoor Stadium).
George Karl
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He was probably the most popular player in the NBA other than Michael Jordan,
Geoff Petrie
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It will be nice to play on the same court as the great players in the NBA, but our main focus is on winning the state title.
Lewis Thorpe
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Shaquille O'Neal
That was the most ridiculous game I've ever been a part of. When you've got a guy like [NBA vice president] Stu Jackson at the top, it shows why those referees are the way they are. It starts at the top.
Shaquille O'Neal
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When he first got to the NBA, a friend of ours and myself would always go see him play on the road.
Jason Smith
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Tom Izzo
It reminds you of the NBA draft. If you play well at the end of the year one time, the other 30 games don't matter. There are times we could be a five, six, seven or an eight team. It just depends.
Tom Izzo
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The NBA wants to go to places where it feels confident and comfortable.
George Maloof
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