D’Antoni Wants Lil’ Nate to Lay off the Red Bull

by March 30, 2009

Or whatever it is that has him so damn excited all the time: “D’Antoni has met with Robinson to implore him to stop constantly arguing with officials, grabbing at opponents and getting into altercations. He said Robinson always promises he will control his emotions. ‘It’s the next step in his maturity as a basketball player,’ D’Antoni said. ‘To be able to be a winner, he has to get that under control. You just don’t change overnight. But until he does that, there’s always going to be a game or two that goes the wrong way because of him not having that under control.”’