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Don Nelson - Quotes

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You have a lot of ups and downs in coaching, especially, but I can't remember any bad times at this point. I mean, they're all good. A lot of tears when you lose, a lot of down times, but I can't remember any of them. They're all positive now. Even the bad times were good.

You have a lot of ups and downs in coaching, especially, but I can't remember any bad times at this point. I mean, they're all good. A lot of tears when you lose, a lot of down times, but I can't remember any of them. They're all positive now. Even the bad times were good.

I spent 50 years in the NBA. Can you imagine doing something that you love the most in the entire world and doing it for your entire life and, besides that, getting a pile of money for it? It's unbelievable. I'm the luckiest guy in the world. And I know it. ---->>>

Where ever the Mavericks are today, we owe it to Michael Finley. He was the one guy who stayed when we were a terrible team. He stayed and fought the fight. ---->>>

I'm not a water guy. ---->>>

If we're gonna win, we have to play up to and beyond our potential. We're capable of doing that. ---->>>

I'm a running coach and I am going to continue to run, but I would hope that we are better defensively. ---->>>

Really, throughout my career, what I've done is taken teams with bad records and with every situation I've made them better. ---->>>

I can't remember any regrets, to be honest with you. ---->>>

I love Maui. ---->>>

I'm a lot of things, but none of them are great. ---->>>

When you have bad teams, you've got to be creative to win games you're not supposed to win. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 05-15, 1940
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Occupation: Coach
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Donald Arvid Nelson (born May 15, 1940), sometimes known as Nellie, is an American former NBA player and head coach. He coached the Milwaukee Bucks, the New York Knicks, the Dallas Mavericks, and the Golden State Warriors. An innovator, Nelson is credited with, among other things, pioneering the concept of the point forward, a tactic which is frequently employed by teams at every level today (wikipedia)