Tag Archives: Team USA

Jon Gordon: Are You a Real Team?

A great read for all. Please share with your organization, team, colleagues and players. There’s a difference between being on a team and being a real team. People who are on a team focus on their own goals. People who … Continue reading

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Great Teams vs. Self Destructive Teams

Great Teams “Prepare for every game like you just lost your last game.” – Lon Kruger There is a difference between readiness and preparation; readiness doesn’t get it done. You must prepare – Marine boot camp philosophy “Treat people nice, … Continue reading

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Team USA

1. Winning is more important than ego! Right after winning the gold medal, Coach K bragged about his players. He said there were zero complaints throughout the Olympics about playing time. I just sat back and thought “Wow!”. They’re all … Continue reading

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Mike Hopkins On Working With Team USA

Syracuse assistant men’s basketball coach Mike Hopkins is in London with Team USA at the Olympics. He is part of the staff put together by Coach Mike Krzyzewski that also includes Hopkins’ mentor, Jim Boeheim. Here’s an update from Mike … Continue reading

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Jerry Colangelo Rebuilding the USA Basketball Program

Recapturing Gold, Restoring Pride After developing successful professional sports franchises, Jerry Colangelo took on a bigger challenge: rebuilding a demoralized USA Basketball Team As the USA Men’s Basketball Team heads to London as the favorite to win gold, it’s hard … Continue reading

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