I think in '07 they kept -- when I got the ball, they kept me on the sideline ... They went under a lot of my pick-and-rolls and dared me to shoot. Back in '07 I ran a lot of pick-and-rolls. They funneled me to the sideline with Duncan and Oberto and Bruce Bowen and Michael Finley and those guys funneled me to the sideline and dared me to shoot it, and didn't allow me to get to the paint where I did most of my damage back in '07.
I do agree with him. He is. He’s gotten so much better and I think a lot of that is being in Miami and the culture there as well
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