Only the chosen can enter the Zone. At first I thought he might be able to, but I was wrong. I’ll admit he’s good. He’s very close to the five of us. But he’s no prodigy. He’s good, but he’s only the best an ordinary man can be. No matter how close he gets, he’ll never come to this side.
“I love myself. It would be boring to become a player specializing in passes. I don’t want to play in a game that badly. If I don’t feel good, then there’s no meaning to playing basketball.” “Interesting. I like you even more.”
“for the middle school basketball world not long ago, the ultimates were teiko’s ‘generation of miracles’. needless to say, they were five geniuses who achieve complete domination during their three years with their absolute power. but there actually were some, one generation higher, five talents who were suitable for the same title. if they were born in a different era, thy might’ve been given the title of 'generation of miracles’. they are called the uncrowned kings.”