The 15 Best NBA Quotes of All-Time
Compiled by Brian McIntyre, the League’s senior communications advisor.
Love lists or hate lists, there’s no denying that nothing gets people riled up quite like a good set of rankings. If you’re interested in reading a bunch of ‘em, all assembled by people you’ve probably heard of—NBA players, coaches, media members, etc.—you should pick up NBA List Jam!: The Most Authoritative and Opinionated Rankings, which is on sale now. And you can roll through the gallery below to read our favorite list from the book: a compilation of the best NBA-related quotes of all-time, put together by a man who’s uniquely qualified to do so, NBA senior communications advisor Brian McIntyre. Enjoy!—Ed.
Brian McIntyre is the senior communications advisor to David Stern for the NBA. He has been an executive with the League for more than three decades, and served a three-year term as director of public relations for the Chicago Bulls. Brian has heard a lot of great quotes from players, coaches, fans, family members, and the media during his years in the NBA. Here are his favorites.