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Daily Layup

In order for player development (regardless of sport) to be effective, you have to do two things: Believe in your players at “eye level.” Be honest with them regarding their development needs. Meet them where they are talent-wise. I’ve seen many coaches (usually young coaches) exude negative energy because of their frustration with a player’s […]

Keep Short Accounts

Keep Short Accounts With Your Players Grudge NOUN a persistent feeling of ill will or resentment resulting from a past insult or injury. VERB be resentfully unwilling to give, grant, or allow (something). How many of us have held grudges against our players for on-court or off-court issues longer than we should have?  Maybe, even […]

Daily Layup

The more you achieve, the more failures you will have along the way. As a coach, we often view our failures in terms of losing games.  Ensure that your failures as a coach and your team’s failures are constructive rather than destructive failures.  Sometime constructive failures are necessary. Today in church (Grace Christian, Andrew Brown) […]