If you're struggling with your shooting, then do other things on the basketball court. Get steals, get assists, get rebounds-do anything on the court to help the team win.— Allen Iverson
Most Powerful Rebounder quotations
Markets rebounded quickly from morning jitters after the London Thursday terrorist bombing.
I want to do for rebounds what Michael Jordan did for dunks.
These are my new shoes. They're good shoes. They won't make you rich like me, they won't make you rebound like me, they definitely won't make you handsome like me. They'll only make you have shoes like me. That's it.
The world of visual perspective is one of unified and homogeneous space.
Such a world is alien to the resonating diversity of spoken words. So language was the last art to accept the visual logic of Gutenberg technology, and the first to rebound in the electric age.
If I can't expect someone to be accountable off the floor, how can I expect them to guard a pick and roll? Or get a rebound?
I'm hungrier than those other guys out there. Every rebound is a personal challenge.
Unconsciously, I fell in love with the small round sphere, with its amusing and capricious rebounds which sometimes play with me.
It's not about how far you fall, but how high you rebound.
A rebounder, or a shot-blocker for that matter, is always at a disadvantage if he tells himself the only way he can succeed is by out jumping the guy next to him. Sometimes he will have to, but most of the time he will not. Most of my rebounds came from positioning, where I was able to get the ball while in heavy traffic.
It's different as a coach because you feel responsible for a lot of people.
Even though you don't take a shot, you don't get a rebound, you feel like you just want people to succeed and you want to help them any way you can.
I always laugh when people ask me about rebounding techniques.
I've got a technique. It's called just go get the damn ball.
I don't get a big charge out of being the leading scorer.
The object of competing is winning. I just try to do what has to be done for us to win. That might be anything at the time - defense, rebounding, passing. I get great satisfaction out of being a team player.
I saw the rebound and when the puck came to me, I said, oh my God, puck, I must shoot.
Wimps go up to rebound with one hand, not two.
I never thought I'd lead the NBA in rebounding, but I got a lot of help from my team-mates - they did a lot of missing.
The one thing I do that nobody else does is jump three and four times for one rebound.
A player's ability to rebound is inversely proportional to the distance between where he was born and the nearest railroad tracks. The greater distance you live from the poor side of the railroad tracks, the less likely that you will be a good rebounder.
It is odd but agitation or contest of any kind gives a rebound to my spirits and sets me up for a time.
A good man may fall, but he falls like a ball [and rebounds];
the ignoble man falls like a lump of clay.
it's not how far you fall, but how high you bounce that counts.
In sixth grade, my basketball team made it to the league championships.
In double overtime, with three seconds left, I rebounded the ball and passed it - to the wrong team! They scored at the buzzer and we lost the game. To this day, I still have nightmares!
Clearly drive, IQ, and hard work are incredibly important.
But ultimately what matters most is resilience--the ability to quickly rebound from failures, indeed to see failure as a stepping stone to success.
Unless you plan to out-rebound and out-shoot everyone you play, then you better learn to handle the ball.
No rebounds, no rings.
There is nothing more important than rebounding... don't just give it lip service.
Violence, even well intentioned, always rebounds upon oneself.
Love can sort of rebound and regrow and reinvent itself around a lot of things, but when somebody can't forgive themself for something, I think love sort of withers in that situation.
If you defend, rebound and limit turnovers, you're going to put yourself in a position where you can win games
There is no failure for the man who realizes his power, who never knows when he is beaten; there is no failure for the determined endeavor; the unconquerable will.
Basketball is a simple game. Your goal is penetration, get the ball close to the basket, and there are three ways to do that. Pass, dribble and offensive rebound.
The best laid plot can injure its maker, and often a man's perfidy will rebound on himself.
Your greatest pleasure is that which rebounds from hearts that you have made glad.
The fundamentals of the game are the same wherever you go: pass, dribble, shoot, defend, rebound, screen, play hard and together
When I come off the bench, I'm looking to add energy, and then I play defense and rebound. Also, at the end of the game, I have the experience to go out there and help us win.