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Kevin Eastman Basketball Coaching Notes

Kevin Eastman is a great coach to study.  He has really good thoughts on all aspects of building a basketball program.  Coach Eastman is retired from Coaching.  His career included Assistant Coach for Doc Rivers at both Boston and LA,…

Coaching the iY Generation of Basketball Players

Clinic Video from: This video was filmed at a PGC/Glazier Basketball Clinic. The Coach in the video is Washington Women’s Head Coach Mike Neighbors. This video was filmed at the PGC/Glazier Spring 2016 Chicago Clinic. Coach Neighbors led the Huskies…

Gregg Popovich Coaching Notes

These are a few of my takeaways from my latest reading on Texas A & M women’s assistant Bob Starkey’s HoopThoughts. If it is not on your regular reading list, I recommend to add it. There are great articles on…

Bob Hurley: The St. Anthony Way

These notes from the 2013 TPG Master in Coaching Clinic were posted by Zak Boisvert on his basketball Coaching Website: Pick and Pop Bob Hurley St. Anthony HS (Jersey City, NJ) “Over 40 years of sustained success—the St. Anthony way”…

10 Areas for Player Self Evaluation

—Excerpted from the book, “Running the Show” by Dick DeVenzio Posted with permission from PGCBasketball You can read ways 1-10 at this link: Part 1: 10 Areas for Honest Self Evaluation Stemming from the need for a standard of personal excellence, I…

Organizing Your Program

    and     Athletic directors have so much to do. Need a little help organizing your program? TeamSnap has your back. Here are the top five reasons you’ll want to give us a try. 1. Your Athletic Program Needs to Centralize Communication…

Q & A with BJ Johnson of USA Basketball

Hudl got a chance to speak with BJ Johnson this summer in Houston as he helped prepare the USA Basketball U18 team for the FIBA Americas U18 Championship in Chile. A former Villanova guard, Johnson has served with USA Basketball…

Characteristics of a Coach of Excellence

These characteristics of coaches of excellence were posted on Bob Starkey’s Basketball Coaching Blog, hoopthoughts.blogspot.com. Editors’ note from Brian: Even though these concepts came from a very successful NFL executive, most of the thoughts can be applied to any level…