All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Boston Celtics’

How excuses, blaming and complaining undermine mental toughness (how to fail part 2d)

Whether or not you realize it, when we are tempted to blame, complain or make excuses we are actually standing at a crossroads: one is marked “victim” and the other “victor.”

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Passing and the Read and React Offense (RGB part 4 of 5)

No matter how strong each of your 5 fingers are, they will never be able to make as powerful an impact individually as a slap, as they will together as one fist.

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Lebron chooses the Rosie Ruiz shortcut to glory

LeBron will certainly get his championships, but he won’t really EARN them.

Not like Michael Jordan earned his.

Or not like Magic Johnson and Larry Bird earned theirs, facing worthy nemesises in a battle that wrenched from both sides every bit of possible effort, heart, blood, sweat and tears to earn an NBA championship.

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An open letter to disappointed Celtics fans

The Internet has been inundated by bitter Celtics fans declaring an NBA conspiracy handed the Finals to the Lakers. One fan wrote that he is not going to ever spend his hard earned money on the NBA again.

Sigh.

I’m going to guess his “hard earned money” isn’t earned by analyzing basketball.

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Understanding Game 7 (of the 2010 NBA Finals)

Question: which team lead all teams in the 2010 NBA playoffs in free throw attempts? Answer: the Boston Celtics. In …

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Predicting Game 7

Never underestimate the heart of a champion, nor their legs apparently. This was supposed to be the year LeBron James …

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Celtics win 2010 NBA Finals Crybaby Crown

A study reported in the Wall Street Journal (of all places) found that the Boston Celtics whine about 48% of …

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Girly Zone? Or Girly Lakers?

After game 1 of the 2010 Western Conference Finals, Amare Stoudemire famously said Lamar Odom had a lucky game. They’ve …

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Orien Greene and the League of Dreams

It is 39.8 miles from the David O. McKay Events Center in Orem, Utah to the Energy Solutions Arena in …

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Smart Team Defense: The Bird’s Eye View

True or false: Carlos Boozer doesn’t play defense. Read on for the RIGHT answer. And don’t cheat. If you skip …

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