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NBA legendary coach Tex Winter dies aged 96

After a career spanning 60 years and 9 NBA Championships Tex Winter secured his place in the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame in 2011. Winter pioneered the triangle offense that helped the Chicago Bulls and Los...

Dozen “Absolutes” in Coaching

Dozen “Absolutes” in Coaching

Elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1992, named one of the ten greatest coaches of all time in 1996 “Dr. Jack.” as he is best known is the seventh-winningest coach...

Kevin Eastman

4 must haves’ in drill work

Kevin Eastman, a former NBA assistant coach and Nike Basketball’s National Director of Skills, has pioneered skill development and teaching methods for getting the best from players.  In the article below Coach Eastman highlights...

Stan Van Gundy moves to ESPN

The New York Post’s Andrew Marchand reported on Friday that Van Gundy will be joining ESPN as an analyst.  Six years ago Van Gundy had a deal with ESPN, but it reportedly fell apart...

6 Keys to quality shooting work

6 Keys to quality shooting work

Kevin Eastman, a former NBA assistant coach and Nike Basketball’s National Director of Skills, has pioneered skill development and teaching methods for getting the best from players. In the article below Coach Eastman informs...

Don Meyer’s 6 defensive absolutes

Don Meyer’s 6 defensive absolutes

With 923 wins, Don Meyer was one of the most successful coaches in NCAA men’s basketball. Here are his six defensive absolutes that helped towards the success of this teams: No easy baskets whether...

Don Meyer

Don Meyer’s 6 offensive absolutes

With 923 wins, Don Meyer was one of the most successful coaches in NCAA men’s basketball. Here are his six offensive absolutes that helped towards the success of this teams: Be fundamentally sound in...