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NBA quotes: A bitter and a sweet homecoming
NBA quotes: A bitter and a sweet homecoming

Indianapolis native Brad Stevens, a childhood Pacers fan and former Butler coach, returned home last week as the rookie coach for the Boston Celtics. It wasn't a warm homecoming. The Pacers blew out his Celtics, 106-79. "I probably would've been better off just sitting up in the stands with somebody, the way that we played," Stevens said. "First of all, they're really good. Secondly, we weren't very good." No stopping him Tyreke Evans, former rookie of the year with the Kings, had a better homecoming when his new team, New Orleans, played at Sacramento on Monday. Evans had game highs of 25 points and 12 assists, as the Pelicans beat the Kings,...