During the past 6 months I have had the opportunity to attend 37 zoom clinics. It has been an outstanding opportunity of growth for me -- learning and listening to coaches I greatly respect and many I had not gotten the opportunity to hear before. Obviously 37 zoom clinics have created a mountain of notes and what I'm going to do over the next few days is to share a few quick hitters.
What Damon West learned from Mr. Rogers: “We can’t reach everyone but we can all reach someone.”
Dave Anderson: "Biggest concern about a crisis is not wasting it…don’t go through all this just to get back where we were…not 'what it did to us' but 'what it did for us.'”
Trevor Woodruff: “Win the Wait.”
Joshua Medcalf: "The most important thing to understand about success -- knowing there is no finish line."
Frank Martin: "If you don’t properly take care of issues off the court it will cost you your job."
Johnny Jones: “I’ve had more success giving a kid a pat on the back then pointing a finger in the face.”
Kevin Eastman: "Hard to become good at something if you have to keep starting over."
Really solid advice from Lin Dun on inbounds players: "Have plays that work against both man and zone."
Luke Yaklich: "Good things to tell your team: