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"My relationship was never strained with coach Brown. I think that was more of a media thing, obviously concerning the three-pointer. But I’ve never had a problem with him. Honestly, I had the best year of my career while he was there [in L.A.] coaching. That was kind of a mission of his, to get me to be a high-caliber player, and he did that."
"It's just a preparation that Coach Brown has, the attention to detail that he puts into games. He knows nuances. We win games on the defensive end... It’s been an energy change for us. He’s taken steps to prepare us, so I’m looking forward to being in a defensive stance for 31 days."
"Everything is the best here: Best courts, players, coaches. I think that I will adapt to Mike Brown’s system very quickly.
First of all, we talked about team defense, off-the-ball defense. We talked about being in the best shape as possible, because defense is 99.9 percent effort.