Every team that I've played on, I've either been the captain or co-captain.

- Julius Lrving

If you do things with a certain type of result and cause a certain type of reaction or effect, then you increase your market value. It's very much a competition for the entertainment dollar, and that's never been more clearly evident than in today's NBA game.

- Julius Lrving

You know, just in terms of having to have a life on the road, you know, having the celebrity aspect be a burden for my family, friends and extended family.

- Julius Lrving

Because of the makeup of the NBA, it cannot afford for the public to turn on them.

- Julius Lrving

I liked the game, I enjoyed the game, and the game fed me enough, and gave me enough rewards to reinforce that this is something that I should spend time doing, and that I could possibly make a priority in my life, versus other sports.

- Julius Lrving

I had to spend countless hours, above and beyond the basic time, to try and perfect the fundamentals

- Julius Lrving

One of the things in the back of my mind is that, after my sports experience, I never want to be, totally consumed by any one endeavor, other than my family life.

- Julius Lrving

Teachers are sort of faced with a thankless task, because no matter how good they are, unless they find a way to personally rationalize the rewards of their effort, nobody else is really going to do it for them en masse.

- Julius Lrving

When I get a chance to power jump off both legs, I can lean, twist, change directions and decide whether to dunk the ball or pass it to an open man. In other words, I may be committed to the air, but I still have some control over it.

- Julius Lrving

If you don't do what's best for your body, you're the one who comes up on the short end.

- Julius Lrving