"I can understand where they [the fans] come from. And I want them to know that every night I went out there, I did it for them. I didn't do it for anyone else but those fans, because I wanted to please them every night I went out on the basketball court."
This is not over for Gilbert. "He has gotten a free pass," Gilbert said. "People have covered up for [James] for way too long. It's time for people to hold these athletes accountable for their actions."