Tag Archives: Basketball

ME, GARF AND COLUMBUS

Sad news about Howard Garfinkel passing away today. He was 86.  There’s thousands of stories about “Garf,” co-founder of the Five-Star Basketball Camp. Here’s one. I am in Columbus, Ohio.  It’s the late 90’s, spring time.  I know this because … Continue reading

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PHIL JACKSON

To Kristaps Porzingis in their first meeting: “What do you know about basketball?” http://sports.yahoo.com/news/the-unlikely-story-of-how-kristaps-porzingis-found-his-way-to-the-knicks-072828935.html

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BOBBIE KELSEY

Women’s basketball at Wisconsin: You gotta get your butt in the gym. Steph Curry shows you that. I saw him in high school. He looked like a 2-year-old out there — but the boy could shoot. And so what’d he do? … Continue reading

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PTRW #936 JAY TRIANO

“We’ve talked to our players that it’s not who we play, but how we play. Our focus hasn’t been on our opponent as it has been for us to do the right things and play the right way and if … Continue reading

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RIP – MOSES MALONE

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PTRW #933 KOBE BRYANT

“When we play in the Olympics, the physicality in the Olympics is actually — they’re more physical than the NBA is. It’s the silliest thing in the world. The NBA used to be the toughest, strongest league in the world, … Continue reading

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WHERE YA FROM?

“To imply that basketball is only a city game is a fallacy. Good players come from all over the country including rural areas” -Bill Bradley

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