Monthly Archives: November 2010

DAY 81: GIMME’ THE BALL

Interesting quote I came across a few days ago; “LeBron and Wade are the same player, that’s why they can’t win.” I don’t recall who said it, but it made me laugh out loud. But here’s a better one, a … Continue reading

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DAY 80: OFF THE COURT

We’re winding down with our 90 Day Basketball Improvement Plan. My book project on Player Development is almost complete, I’m excited! Day 80 – Buddy-Buddy, You Make me Go Nutty I laugh when I hear people say, “you don’t have … Continue reading

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DAY 79: LASER-LIKE FOCUS

I once heard this expression by the Butler Men’s Basketball program back in 2002. We continue with our 90 Day Basketball Improvement Plan. Day 79 – Laser-Like Focus Never lose sight of your goal.  Don’t get distracted.  Stay focused.  Have … Continue reading

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DAY 78: THE BOTTOM LINE…

13 days remaining in the 90 Day Basketball Improvement Plan… Day 77 – The Difference Winners train, Losers complain. Get out there and train and stop complaining. -Coach Finamore Hoops135@hotmail.com Follow me on Twitter: @CoachFinamore

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DAY 77: GIVE A DAMN

I once heard Fran Fraschilla of ESPN say on air that a certain player had a ‘give a damn’ attitude towards his team. Day 77 – Do You Care? It’s not who or where you are playing; what matters is … Continue reading

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DAY 76: PURSUE THE BALL

This past week Minnesota Timberwolves power forward Kevin Love pulled down 31 rebounds against the Knicks.  Love has a knack for going after the ball. Day 76 – Chasing Down Loose Balls How hard do you go after loose balls? … Continue reading

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DAY 75: NEVER GIVE UP

How about the Utah Jazz? Three games in a row they fell behind by double figures and fought back to win all three games against the Clippers, Heat and Magic. Click here to read the Deseret News on their comeback … Continue reading

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