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Top 10 Sports Quotes

Top 10 sports quotes (chosen by The Canadian Wordsmith):

10.  “Competition is won or lost on the six inch playing field between the ears.” – Gary Mack

9. “Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.” – Michael Jordan

8. “The team with the fewest crutches will win.”  – Scotty Bowman

7. “Some people believe you win with the five best players, but I found out that you win with the five who fit together best.”  – Red Auerbach

6. “The degree to which a player loves the game determines whether he’ll be a great player.” – Harry Neale

5. “You can’t outperform your self image.” – Dennis Connor

4. “The way you practice is the way you play.” – John Wooden

3. “It’s not the size of the dog in the fight that matters as much as the size of the fight in the dog.” – Don Cherry

2. “A good hockey player plays where the puck is. A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be.” – Wayne Gretzky

And my favorite sports quote:

1. “Don’t worry about being better than somebody else, but never cease trying to be the best you can be.” – Joshua Wooden