Grant Hill: ‘There’s the expectation to win. It’s actually, I feel folks care extra about us shedding than us profitable. And what I imply by that’s we’re alleged to win. There’s perhaps in a approach an absence of appreciation for the worldwide sport right here within the US.
And what I imply by that’s that it’s exhausting, prefer it’s not straightforward. You assume again to a few of these legendary groups, the Redeem Staff in 2008. You assume again to the 2012 large group with Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Kevin Durant, all of the expertise on these groups, and also you get on these medal video games, it’s a two-point sport with 90 seconds left, ? It’s not the unique Dream Staff the place you steamrolled the competitors. The remainder of the world has improved, and the expertise degree has elevated. And it’s a sport that they’re extra acquainted with the sport, is officiated in a different way, and the foundations are completely different. I’m not making excuses, however actually simply attempting for example that this isn’t straightforward. And so we’re grateful for the dedication from the 12 males who will likely be on this group.” -via Apple Podcasts
/ July 30, 2023