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“You have to trust the guys you bring in are the guys you think they are. We have good, solid, character guys.  What was evident was that we were going to have fun. We were going to work hard. We … Continue reading

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“We’ve had so many guys do what people didn’t expect of them. I tell people that all the time, when people say ‘You’ve led this team to do this’ … I couldn’t have done it myself. Everything that has happened … Continue reading

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“Now when I’m out there, I’m not gonna give them any reason to take me out of the game. Just play hard on both ends of the floor; just try to make plays, make things happen, change the game. I’ve … Continue reading

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On not playing as much early on as other players in his draft class: “I think it’s a humbling experience because it just shows you have to be patient sometimes. Things aren’t always going to go your way. As an … Continue reading

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“It speaks to the trust we have in each other. We have fun with it. I don’t think many teams nowadays — not just in the NBA — just have fun with moving the ball. That’s when we’re at our … Continue reading

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“My main thing when I got here was: What can I do to make things easier for everybody? I’m playing with a lot of great players and I’m just trying to do whatever I can on the floor to help … Continue reading

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On his former team, the 1977 World Champion Portland Trailblazers: We had very skilled players who understood how to pass, when to pass and who were willing to pass.

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