Monthly Archive for: ‘October, 2010’

On coaching youth basketball

When coaching youth, it is important to remember that the meat and potatoes of youth basketball are the kids — building their skills, knowledge, confidence, and love of the game — and winning is gravy.

Don’t get me wrong, I love gravy, but gravy on its own without meat and potatoes is actually pretty gross.

And not very filling.

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Read and react passing before dribbling

A day ago I took the trouble to type out my unconventional approach to implementing read and react… but I …

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Brett Pollakoff vs. the NBA (and common sense)

Fanhouse blogger, Brett Pollakoff, recently posted this whiny, poorly thought out article about NBA officiating. Rather than think the matter …

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