Love of the Game

"Even when I'm old and grey, I won't be able to play it, but I'll still love the game." Michael Jordan

"Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game." Michael Jordan

"I play to win, whether during practice or a real game. And I will not let anything get in the way of me and my competitive enthusiasm to win." Michael Jordan

"I'm not comfortable being preachy, but more people need to start spending as much time in the library as they do on the basketball court." Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

"You have to be able to center yourself, to let all of your emotions go... Don't ever forget that you play with your soul as well as your body." Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

"I'll always be Number 1 to myself." Moses Malone

"They said playing basketball would kill me. Well, not playing basketball was killing me." Magic Johnson