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George Shinn

"There is no self-made man. You will reach your goals only with the help of others." George Shinn
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George Shinn

"I've told him that I want him back. I think he's a great coach, and he's good with the guys. So I told him if he wants to talk, he can talk to me. But I'm not going to talk to an agent. If he has an agent involved, he has to talk to (General Manager) Jeff Bower, not me." George Shinn
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"When we go back to New Orleans, this city will get a franchise, I'm convinced, ... Whether the NBA is smart enough to come here or the NHL or the NFL or baseball, somebody will come here. This market is going to be too good for them to pass up." George Shinn
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"If we sell out that game, that's a loud message." George Shinn
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"It was electric. It was absolutely electric. It was as good I've seen it." George Shinn
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"I believe it's going to come back. I feel its going to come back bigger and stronger. We're here (Oklahoma City) for this year. New Orleans has a lot do to get back and when they come back, we're coming back. I want the people there to have hope. In a lot of ways that's all some of them have, and I'm not going to take that away from them." George Shinn
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"When we come back and what we do is a real good question. We're looking at Oklahoma City and here in Baton Rouge. Playing in the Arena has good and bad possibilities. If we could do it in a way that we'd have a full crowd, it would be ecstatic. If we have 1,500 people, it would be horrible. That might send a signal there was no hope there." George Shinn
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"I've got all the confidence in the world New Orleans is going to be back. The question all of us have is when." George Shinn
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"You have been absolutely incredible and we are so grateful. Tonight is a celebration for Oklahoma City with what you have done for us. We will never forget this. We are so grateful. Thank you, thank you, thank you." George Shinn
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George Shinn

"This hire will help us become a premiere franchise in the National Basketball Association. Paul's remarkable experience in professional sports and the leadership skills he has exhibited throughout his career as an executive, an educator and a coach will help us enhance the position of our organization both locally and nationally. I believe I hired the best coach in Byron Scott, and now I've added the best front office man in Paul Mott." George Shinn
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George Shinn

"There is no such thing as a self-made man. You will reach your goals only with the help of others." George Shinn
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George Shinn

"The thing everybody's got to remember is our goal is simple. We want to play in New Orleans. That's our home. But we can't. We can't come back even if the facility was clean because there's nobody else there. The city will come back. We don't know how long it will take, therefore we've got to find a temporary home." George Shinn
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"I haven't heard from Louisville, ... Lots of cities have made contact through the league. I know we're taking a look and listening to a few. But we're trying to get something close to Louisiana." George Shinn
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"But we've got to remember the economics have to be there to support it," George Shinn
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"This whole thing is somewhat bittersweet," George Shinn
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George Shinn

"This whole thing is somewhat bittersweet. I've got a fine line to walk. I want to be enthusiastic to the people here and let them know I'm proud and that we're going to make this thing work. I also want to make sure that people in New Orleans have hope because they've gone through a lot." George Shinn
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"I was in New Orleans just this past week. It is a terrible, terrible feeling to see all the homes that, to me, look destroyed. It's not just the arena. If the arena is in playing condition, will there be fans there? I don't know how many people will come back and how quickly they'll come back." George Shinn
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"We are going to prove to the world that Oklahoma City is a major league city." George Shinn
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George Shinn

"I'd rather have a full house at a medium price than half-full at a high price." George Shinn
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"We are New Orleans' team," George Shinn
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George Shinn

"If everything was back now, we wouldn't be going through this thing. It's unfortunate, but this is a tragedy we're trying to deal with. We've got to do what a lot of other people have done with their lives and businesses. And that's go somewhere else. It's temporary. But we don't have a choice." George Shinn
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