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10-15-2003, 04:28 PM

"First, there was a darkness that overcame us. Then we smelled a very bad smell. Then we ran for our lives."
-- C Lorenzen Wright*

*in the Memphis Commercial Appeal, explaining the team's reaction to a short-circuit of the lighting system in their locker room in the Palais Omnisports de Paris-Bercy. Power was restored in time for the game in Paris vs. the Spurs

10-19-2003, 09:11 PM

"Bob Whitsitt is as dumb as they come. I wake up every day and wonder why he messed that team up -- trading for Shawn Kemp and Dale Davis, and losing Jermaine O'Neal, who was one year away from being a star, and in another year he was an All-Star."
-Scottie Pippen