Hustle

Hustle

Hustle is at the core of every success story. What are you willing to do to achieve what you set out to accomplish? The first step in this process is clearly defining what you are aiming for. Are you trying to make your high school basketball team? Are you trying to...
Learning from Losing a Game in Team Sports

Learning from Losing a Game in Team Sports

In the game of basketball, every team loses games, and the way in which a team handles adversity is a big determinate of how they will play throughout a given season. The difference between a good and a great team is how they handle losing. I think if your team...
The 5 Rules of Motion Offense in Basketball

The 5 Rules of Motion Offense in Basketball

Rule #1: Spacing is Everything Let’s repeat that one more time: “Spacing is Everything!”.  The foundation for a great offense is knowing all of the zones on the court and utilizing ALL of them. When we get stuck in a rut and we can’t find a seam in the defense, it’s...
The Broader Purpose of Basketball

The Broader Purpose of Basketball

“Teamwork makes the dream work.” – John C. Maxwell Basketball is a sport that has transcended countries and cultures alike. Basketball is a sport that has become more than athletic ability and performance on the court. Basketball is a sport that has culture embedded...
The Importance of Sportsmanship in Basketball

The Importance of Sportsmanship in Basketball

Out of all sports, basketball is one of the sports that leads to good sportsmanship in comparison to other sports. Basketball is a close contact sport when it comes to encountering your opponents. Good sportsmanship includes respect for your teammates and the members...