How Coaches Allocate Playing Time
This collegiate coach helps non-starters set effort goals with the objective of earning more playing time.
Mindfulness Skeptic? Watch A Great Pitcher Or Free-Throw Shooter
To Keltner, someone shooting a free throw or going through their pitching routine is mindfulness in action.
Bulldozer parents push problems out of their kids way, which means kids can't learn to cope with struggle.
Fountains, according to Griffin, are leaders that make those around them better, and drains suck the energy.
Spurs Exec R.C. Buford on what former athletes reflect on when looking back at their sports experience.
Parents Need To Stop Trophy-Chasing And Let Their Kids Learn
Winning is important, but it's more important to help kids learn life lessons because trophies collect dust.
Cavs Phil Handy's Speech About Effort, Not Winning, During NBA Finals
Watch this first hand account of Phil Handy looking back at his own legendary, passionate speech on effort.
Coaches Demonstrating A "Never Quit" Attitude For Players
Murphy ensures that her athletes understand how important it is to never quit, no matter the score of a game.
Coaches And Parents Need Not Praise Effort When It's Not There
Praising ineffective or absent effort is the same thing as telling kids "I don't expect you to improve."
5 Ways That Sports Teach Humility And Teamwork
Moments of "awe" in sports make you more interested in others experiences than your own- a humbling experience
Spurs GM R.C. Buford: Coach's Job Doesn't Stop When The Game Ends
Developing players and coaches doesn't depend on wins and losses during a game, but off the court too.
Popovich Discusses Current Events With The Spurs And It Makes Them Better
Instead of analyzing game film or doing a drill in practice, the Spurs Gregg Popovich discusses current events
Great Coaches Care About Their Players Learning, Not About Being Right
The one thing that great coaches have in common is passion for getting the message across, not being right.