You think I care what Tony Parker says? You think Tony Parker is gonna coach when he quits? Why would I listen to Tony Parker? … Get your ass out there and play, Tony. Tie the score. But talk about basketball, I don’t need Tony for that.
— Gregg Popovich, on Tony Parker’s claim that the Spurs were no longer contenders. If you’re wondering why Popovich is shopping him, wonder no more.