Dunlapisms: A Collection of Quotes by Coach Mike Dunlap.
Please feel free to add any you find.
On Kemba's size
“You know what the best shot-block is? Taking a charge,” Dunlap said at Tuesday’s morning shootaround. “When you take a charge it stops the entire team and sends (possession) the other way.
“When you cover a gap (by setting up for a charge) that’s the epitome of unselfishness for the entire organization.”
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On patriotism and no-calls
"You are big when you are small; in among the trees make 'em pay."
On the rotation:
l"In America, that's a walk."
On hiring assistants
"How many guys play in 1st quarter? 10, because we're gonna be tired."
On out of shape players
As they say in the business books, "Hire slow, fire fast."
On becoming a head coach (and presumably cookies and sex)
It's inexcusable for a pro athlete at this level NOT to be EXTREMELY fit.
Delay of gratification is not necessarily gratification denied.