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What are the Components of a Good Team?

Pat Riley, legendary coach of the “Showtime” Lakers once said, “great teamwork is the only way we create the breakthroughs that define our careers.” When thinking about what all the great teams have in common I came to the conclusion … Continue reading

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The Value of Hard Work

There has always been the natural talent versus hard work debate in all aspects of society, but it’s predominantly heard when talking about sports. As a basketball coach I have frequently thought about this over the years from a basketball … Continue reading

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The Essence

I often get asked the question, “which defense do you think is better…man to man or zone?” It’s a rather interesting question because both types of defenses have their ups and downs, but if I had to choose one I’d … Continue reading

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It’s….SHOWTIME!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TwlhcnoljnM When it comes to the greatest NBA teams very few would argue against the “Showtime” Lakers of the 1980’s. With names like Magic, Worthy, and Abdul-Jabbar this Laker team definitely made it’s mark as not just one of the … Continue reading

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The Black Mamba

If you think about names associated with basketball there are a couple of names that automatically pop into your head. Jordan, Magic, Bird, Wilt, and Russell are players that even the most casual of basketball fans know of. However, I’m … Continue reading

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