It was actually before the whole tribute drama.
Say what? You just posted quotes from an interview that took place AFTER the tribute drama.
Also, why would KG be under the impression that he would have a role with the team unless it was promised to him? The guy was obviously promised some things before he agreed to waive his NTC while he was in Brooklyn.
You're acting as if Glen Taylor has never made an under-the-table agreement before, which we all know is far from true.