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" It's easy to play pretty well if you play hard. Things start working in your favor. "
" I know I can play point guard. "
" I just try to play hard defensively. "
" I've been working on a lot of things, just knocking down the three consistently, making smarter moves off the pick-and-roll, improving my dribble a lot. "
" It's all a mind thing, just all mental. You have to know going into the game you have to play at a high level, as many minutes, stuff like that. It's just all mental. You get yourself mentally prepared for it and go out there and play. "
" A basketball was in my hands 24/7, playing one-on-one against everybody and anybody, trying to prove against the older guys, just playing. The wind blowing outside, double rims, stuff like that, just always playing ball. "
" Going into my second Summer League, I felt like I had more knowledge. Just being around the game and learning your routines, and just learning from other guys that you're around, you feel like you pick up on a lot of stuff. "
" I always had a chip on my shoulder. "
" I don't really care about no hype. "
" I wake up every day like, 'How can I get better, how can I help my teammates be successful? I try to control what I can control and worry about us, nothing else. "
" Spaghetti is good with ranch, and spaghetti is good with sugar. You put all of that together and make a sandwich out of it, and you get greatness. People shouldn't judge unless they try it. "
" Just being able to be around your kid, I don't think anything can beat that. "
" My thing is fashion. I love fashion. "
" I just love the game. "
" I want to be the best I can be and be a complete player. "
" Whenever I go to the gym with my trainer, we always wind time down while each of us is getting up shots, like at the end of the clock. "
" I grew up at a rec center, man. "
" I give 110 percent, and that's in practice and every game and everything. "
" You can't really teach rebounding. You can teach how to box out, but rebounding, that's something you've got to have in you. "
" I'm already self-motivated, so I don't really pay attention what people are saying. "
" No matter if I'm playing against the best or the worst, I'm still going to play. "
" You never want to hear your name get booed, but it's fine. I'm not going to let it bother me because I know what type of guy I am. "
" Scouting is important. You just want to know whom you are playing against and how to play them well within the team's defense. "
" I know I have the ultimate eye of confidence to take a shot down the stretch if a coach needs me to do it. "
" I just want to be a leader. "
" I'm going to find my minutes to do something really well to help my team. Whether that's pushing the ball really fast down the court and trying to beat them up the court, rebounding at the guard spot, or something else, I'm going to get in there and do it. "
" When I get in there, I'm not really worried about scoring. I'm just worried about playing as hard defense as I can play, making my opponent work, and then I know the offensive end will open up for me. I've been a scorer all my life, so that's what I try to pride myself on. It feels good. "
" Any chance a rookie gets to go play in the playoffs, that should be a boost going into summer league. That should be a boost for the rest of your career. That's something that a lot of rookies can't say they did. "
" Once you get comfortable playing hard, a lot of things just go your way. You just relax more, and you feel like you can do a lot of things. "
" Man, just to think back, like, I was one of the craziest D. Wade fans ever. "
" When I say I saw shotguns and pistols in the house, I saw them. It was what I grew up around. "