Basketball Leadership: Earning Your Players’ Trust

When you’re coaching basketball, it may be hard to comprehend just how important earning your player’s trust is to your team. Not only is it important, but it can also be difficult to accomplish.

Instead of going through an entire season without building rapport and trust with your team, make a conscious effort to do so. It goes a long way.

In this post, we highlight nine ways to earn your player’s trust. (more…)

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Problems With Youth Basketball and How to Fix Them

If you’re at a youth basketball game, chances are that you’re watching bad basketball. It’s not because the skill level of the kids is poor, but because of much larger-scale issues that have become an epidemic for the game of youth basketball.

Before we ‘fix’ youth basketball, we must identify the problems first and then work diligently as coaches and leaders of young men and women to rectify them.

Without further ado, the problems we see in youth basketball today. (more…)