Luol Deng Speaks to the Media at NBA All-Star Weekend in Orlando

Luol Deng Speaks to the Media at NBA All-Star Weekend in Orlando
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Courtesy NBA Media Central

Q. (Question regarding Coach Krzyzewski).

LUOL DENG: After good games I'll always call him. We kept a good relationship. I'm really happy that that's the route that I took.

Q. Do you rib him at all about having a chance to play against him in the summer Olympics?

LUOL DENG: I don't think he's worried about that. No, I'm excited. I'm excited. I've never played against Coach K. Since I left Duke, I haven't really been around his coaching. I'm really excited, not only for me but for British basketball, the fact that years ago we didn't have a team. Now we're warming up against the U.S. and getting ready for the Olympics. It's exciting.

Q. Who is a guy in the NBA that you have the biggest challenge with in your opinion?

LUOL DENG: I really - I can't sit down and think about it. Every guy that I play against is pretty much tough. Every night you could get a guy, and they might have (inaudible.) A few years ago I tried to answer that question, but you never really know. When guys are that good, if you're not ready any night, someone is going to have their best day and it's going to be a tough night.

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