"We had our chance and let it slip away. For some reason, I feel we're still the better team," Magic forward Rashard Lewis said. "We just made too many mistakes at the end.
"It was our mistakes, nothing they did. They still got to beat us one more time."
For the record, I don't fault him for this. All professional athletes have sizable egos -- it's a huge part of that drive that makes them stand out from 99.9999% of the world who'll never draw a paycheck for playing sports. If certain athletes appear humble, they just have a better filter than others.
(And just in case the title doesn't make sense to you, here's a refresher.)