“For nine years we had an amazing time. I have nothing but good things to say about their organization, about Danny. Listen, I had a great nine-year run. We did a lot of good things, in a lot of ways put them back on the map. And I was a part of that. That is something that can never be taken away from me. That will be with me forever.
“The city and people, I will have friends for life and that will never go away.”