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Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant Los Angeles Lakers Hunt or be hunted has always been my mentality. I don’t hide the aggressiveness of competition behind All-Star parties, sponsored events, and the idea that the weekend game is a well deserved break. The fans … Continue reading

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Competition at it’s highest level.

Every ball player and athlete should watch!

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Business Insider: NFL Tom Brady structures his entire life so he can play football at an age when everyone else retires

If everything goes to plan, Tom Brady will soon enter a place where only a handful of other quarterbacks have gone before: his 40s. Brady will be 38 years old at the beginning of the 2015 season. He has three … Continue reading

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Darrelle Revis on Tom Brady

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OKC’s Scott Brooks Opens Up: Team Pressures, Coaching KD and Russ and More

Scott Brooks is nearing the end of his lunch at Upper Crust in Oklahoma City on a recent January afternoon when a patron quickly drops something off on his table and walks away. It’s a receipt for Brooks’ meal the … Continue reading

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Urban Meyer: Player Relationships

By now, a one-man storm of charisma and skill has blown through four American college towns in the 21st century. In winter 2000-01, first-year head coach Urban Meyer hit Bowling Green, Ohio. In winter 2002-03, he reached Salt Lake City. … Continue reading

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John Wooden: The difference between winning and succeeding

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Urban Meyer: Teaching & Coaching

Excerpts from the article: Ever since he arrived in Columbus three years ago, Ohio State coach Urban Meyer has set about finding the most efficient ways to educate his players about the intricacies of his high-powered offense. What he hit … Continue reading

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Rajon Rondo on Winning

“My main thing is pretty much showing I’m a winner,” said Rondo, whose former Celtics team is now 11-18. “I want to win, and that’s pretty much what it’s all about. Right now in my career, stats don’t really matter … Continue reading

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John Beilein’s Coaching Path

Excerpts from the article: There are few things that John Beilein doesn’t have nowadays. He has 741 wins over 39 years, climbing from a JV coaching job at Newfane to the head job at the University of Michigan. He has … Continue reading

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