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PTRW #195 MIKE D’ANTONI

“You start messing with the basketball gods, and they get you.”

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PTRW #57 MIKE D’ANTONI

On soccer: “The whole culture is they appreciate the guy who passes the ball to the guy who gets the assist and passes to the guy who scores. They appreciate the work that went into it. Even the guy who … Continue reading

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PTRW #26 MIKE D’ANTONI

“You can’t control it if your shots don’t go in, but you can control your energy.”

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PTRW #7 MIKE D’ANTONI

On critics/criticism: “I’m sure it’s out there. If you don’t win, it’s there.  If you’re coaching in Fort Wayne, it’s going to be the same thing. You just do the best job you can do and go on. If you … Continue reading

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PARTING IS SUCH SWEET SORROW

I was six-years-old when my love affair began with the New York Knicks. That was forty-two years ago. It was also the year they won their first of two NBA championships. How can a young boy growing up in the … Continue reading

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