"This is a long war, and don't be surprised if you see Game 7."
"I don't want to say we let it slip away. We were right there, kept fighting and just weren't able to pull it off."
"If you told me I would play Raja Bell and Todd MacCulloch and Jumaine Jones for the world championship, that might be in 2008 and I probably wouldn't have been there. But this is the only way you can play the Lakers."
"[Kobe's] an all-star you can't really stop. You've just got to try and make his night tough."