I listened to Tupac and a lot of Biggie Smalls.
I think you're a product of your influences, your environment. You see guys with so much talent, but they got the wrong people around them telling them the wrong things. They wind up going down the wrong path.
When Shaq gave me the nickname, it wasn't no Joe-Bob giving you a nickname. This is Shaq. It was like, whoa.
I probably visualize myself, the shots I'm going to get in the game, how I'm going to play defense, what we have to do to stop the other team's best player, what it's going to take out of me, the whole aspect of the game.
The media in Utah is not the same as the media in New York, so that can wear on some people.
I just think it's really upsetting when you see a community just go out and burn down stores and trash cars.