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Devereaux Peters

  • Most of the men I talk to ... ask me to play one-on-one. If you’ve ever had that impulse, let me stop you here. I’m not going to play you one-on-one. I’m never going to play you one-on-one. I have been playing basketball my entire life, and for just as long I have been challenged by men who think they are better than me.

    • Devereaux Peters,
    • in The Washington Post ()
  • There’s something about basketball that activates men’s egos. It’s almost as if they still consider it a sport that women should not be playing.

    • Devereaux Peters,
    • in The Washington Post ()

Devereaux Peters, U.S. professional basketball player

(1989)