Any type of sick attempt or any type of obvious evil act to discredit any type of staff member or fellow worker ... is inexcusable. It clearly shows a personal agenda over the team focus and the team's goals. This has happened here in Ottawa before, and it has delayed the progress of this Ottawa Renegades organization.
We just didn't do a good job against their pressure, and that was my fault. I think it confused my kids, and that was the difference in the game. We concentrated on Fisher, and we actually did OK in the half-court set. But when it got to be an up-tempo game with all the turnovers, he was able to do some freelancing.
We have not really advertised it. It's just sort of word of mouth. We are getting people who find themselves out of money and out of options. Our great concern is the magnitude of the problem, and that we are going to quickly become overwhelmed by requests for assistance. But we've got to do what we can.