Is Basketball Practice Work or Fun?

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?[…]

Coaching Basketball and Innovation

USA Volleyball’s John Kessel’s article “We Coach the Way We Were Coached” questions the standard volleyball practice. As a Kessel fan, I used the thoughts last season when I coached volleyball, and some players and the Athletic Director/Girls’ Volleyball Coach acted as though I had no clue. After reading the article, I found Dan Pink’s blog Read more about Coaching Basketball and Innovation[…]