1. 10

    The passion to win games, the incredible, focused energy and also the camaraderie of the team were all things that I really loved.

    6
  2. 9

    There are many players who don't measure up to their marketability.

    7
  3. 8

    As a player all you can do is play within yourself, even in the context of a team sport.

    8
  4. 7

    [The NBA] used to be a small band of basketball groupies. Now there are a lot more corporate-type people working in the league.

    10
  5. 6

    When time is running out and the score is close, most players are thinking, I don't want to be the one to lose the game, but I'm thinking, What do I have to do to win?

    14
  6. 5

    Anything can happen with hard work and dedication

    15
  7. 4

    When it's time for me to walk away from something, I walk away from it. My mind, my body, my conscience tell me that enough is enough.

    15
  8. 3

    To have harmony on a team, you need a coach who can get inside the head of every player and get them all pulling in one direction.

    17
  9. 2

    You can't get much done in life if you only work on the days when you feel good.

    73
  10. 1

    To be candid with you, free agency hurts all sports. It's great for athletes making an enormous amount of money. But to say it helps the sports, I don't believe that.

    120
  11. Last Update: 28 September 2022

View the rest 35 Jerry West sayings