"Here you have a guy that has a bad heart and a big contract and he would be very hard to move to another team. Whose plan he would fit into? [Players who are out of shape] drag down your work ethic. You have guys that are out of shape, it's a drag on your team. Because what's that saying to the other players is that they don't care as much about the team."
Wednesday, January 21, 2009
What poor conditioning communicates to a team
A note in yesterday's NY Post included a quote from Jeff Van Gundy regarding NYK center Eddy Curry, who's been slowed by a knee injury and has played in only one game for the Knicks this season: