In this post, you will find great Mike D’Antoni Quotes. You can learn and implement many lessons from these quotes.
If you‘re a ball stopper, usually you’re inefficient.
I know who I am: the Forrest Gump of basketball.
You don’t get many second chances in life.
Nash was a purist. Steve‘s a Hall of Fame point guard. He was unbelievably good.
Ultimately, you try to fit your personnel and what you can do as well into what you run.
As a coach, you’re worried about everything.
Some people say, with my name, they call me Antoni and no D.
I like the offense to flow.
Every coach is paranoid.
Pau’s a great guy.
We believe in public education. We think it’s important in our country to have it and for us to support it.
To take a team to win a championship, there’s so many things that have to happen.
Teams win championships.
I can’t just say I wanna take a Hall of Fame point guard and make him into something else.
It’s hard to to make it in the NBA. Everybody’s got talent. So what’s the difference between a talented guy who makes it and the type that doesn’t? I’ve found that a lot of the time it’s mental; it’s confidence.
I was blessed to have a lot of good point guards throughout.
My whole philosophy is 24 seconds or less. I don’t care if it’s seven or 10 or 20, we just have to get one good shot in those 24 seconds and that’s what we’ll do.
Players have to do what they think is best for them.
The big men aren’t going away, they’re just getting better.