[Lewenberg] To what does Siakam owe his big game tonight? “My brother has a kid, my niece, and usually I don’t like carrying newborns, they’re just so fragile. She’s 2 months old & I’ve been putting off picking her up. Yesterday I picked her up & she peed on me. I dunno, maybe it was that.”
[Kareem Abdul-Jabbar] Last week LeBron was fined $15,000 for doing a 'Big Balls' dance after the Lakers win… For me, winning is enough. Why do you need to do a stupid, childish dance and disrespect the other team on the court? It doesn't make sense. Goats don't dance.youtu.be
[StatMuse] DeMar DeRozan in the 4Q this season: 178 PTS (1st in NBA) 7.7 PPG (1st) 53/46/90% 63 FGM (1st) 119 FGA (1st) 5-11 3P 52 FTA (3rd) The Bulls are +69 with DeRozan in 4Qs, the highest +/- by any player with 200+ minutes.
Jonas Valanciunas: “The big guy is evolving by being able to stretch the floor and shoot the 3. Being able to handle the ball. Those things, I wanted to add to my game as well. I don’t want to disappear. I want to be successful in this league. Whatever it takes to be successful.”
[Haynes] Gregg Popovich on the Spurs defensive effort on Stephen Curry: “I thought we did well until he decided to do what he wanted to do, and then he did what he wanted to do way better than anything we wanted to do. That's who he is.”