When I talk to youth and high school basketball coaches, many seem to make practice intentionally not fun. To most, fun and work are opposites, and practice must be work to prepare for games and develop players’ skills. In Daniel Pink’s A Whole New Mind, he quotes British management scholar David Collinson about the work Read more about Is Basketball Practice Work or Fun?[…]
My friend Sefu Bernard posted the link to this video on his twitter feed. Enjoy.
How does the video relate to basketball practice? If making it fun to walk up the stairs encourages more people to walk up the stairs, can a coach change his players’ behavior through fun drills as opposed to yelling or running? […]