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There’s a lot of chatter in basketball and, rightfully, you want players to be talking to each other… But sometimes in practice, it gets too…
My parents were, had a marriage of passion, and the passion was about their religious beliefs. They were both immigrant families that – well, my…
I replaced three joints in my hips and one in my knee. I’m hoping that other knee doesn’t have to be done. It’s one of…
I think there’s something about wanting to stand in the spotlight. I think the ball is a spotlight, for example, and I think they want…
I’m a sports-watcher. I played football and baseball, coached baseball. So I watch those things.
I played hockey in North Dakota growing up and watch a lot of that.
I’m not going to coach again. I’ve done my coaching, and I think I can put that aside.
The NBA has made a real issue about really making these superstars the premium that everybody wants to go to. That’s their calling card and…
My father was the superintendent of the churches in the state of Montana. He was content in his beliefs. He befit the term ‘true Christian.’…
My mother’s families were Mennonites or Anabaptists that came to Minnesota from Russia. They were actually moving around Europe doing diking and lowland reclamation work,…
Your problems never cease. They just change.
The winter’s a little bit daunting in Montana.
Pau is one of the best big men in the game. I mean, Pau Gasol is going to be in the Hall of Fame.
My father was a man who didn’t consider himself learned. He was a man who liked to be a farmer. He enjoyed his dairy farm…
I think the most rewarding part of the job, and I think most coaches would say it, is practice. If you have it, a very…
When I was young, I was dedicated to become a minister – my brothers and I were formally brought in front of the congregation in…
Love is the force that ignites the spirit and binds teams together.
I think the most important thing about coaching is that you have to have a sense of confidence about what you’re doing.
For us tall people, the whole key is that your hips and your knees should form a right angle when you sit down. That’s where…
I gave it my body and mind, but I have kept my soul.
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