"We’re questioning everything. ... People understand the way we’ve been doing it in the past isn’t getting us results. We’re going to work with them and help them figure it out” -- New Hurricanes Owner Tom Dundon, at Friday's introductory press conference, saying he will not hesitate to make drastic changes to all aspects of the franchise (NEWSOBSERVER.com, 1/12).
"It doesn't matter now. All that matters is the team has been sold and it's in the hands of someone who is excited about it" -- Sports attorney Chuck Greenberg, when asked about why his proposed deal to purchase the Hurricanes from Peter Karmanos fell through (BIZJOURNALS.com, 1/12).
“American fans can see how they celebrate me being in the NBA. We bring scarves, we bring flags, we bring hats with little pompoms. We really enjoy being at a basketball game” – Wizards C Marcin Gortat, on the team’s Polish Heritage Night on Saturday (WASHINGTONPOST.com, 1/12).