Category Archives: General News

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Reflecting on Coach Don Meyer

TweetEarly Sunday morning, May 18th, 2014, Coach Don Meyer passed away at his home in Aberdeen, South Dakota, after a lengthy struggle with cancer. I had the great good fortune to be one of the many coaches whose life Coach … Continue reading

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Shopping on Amazon on Black Monday and Black Friday? Please Help Support The Basketball Coach’s Notebook

TweetI realize we haven’t even celebrated Thanksgiving yet, but the beat of the nation’s retailers seems to go on despite this fact. If you plan to do any of your Christmas shopping via Amazon, I would appreciate it a great … Continue reading

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Thinking About the 2013-2014 Season?

TweetI have been enjoying the Spurs/Heat games in the NBA Finals. If you’re like me, it will soon be time to start planning in detail for the coming 2013-2014 basketball season. The planning that goes into a new season has … Continue reading

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Finances, Health Insurance and the Coaching Profession

TweetAs you age, you view things very differently. When I was a young gun coach I had a “so what” attitude about many things. I would take care of those things in the future. Fortunately, my wife and better half … Continue reading

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22 Categories to Choose from on the Handouts/Clinic Notes Page!

TweetI have been trying to catch up some on uploading pdfs and getting things better organized on the Handouts/Clinic page. It has taken up a few hours of time but I am making some headway! I stopped for a moment … Continue reading

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Mike Dunlap – One of the “Good Guys” in our profession

TweetMike Dunlap, a journeyman coach, has landed the head coaching job of the Charlotte Bobcats. I wish him well. No, Coach Dunlap does not have the storied pedigree of high profile Division I or NBA jobs on his resume. Nor … Continue reading

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Thanks to the Coaches Who Buy My Books! Number One on Amazon Again!

TweetI want to thank all the coaches who have shown their support for my efforts to share what I have learned about the great game of basketball and coaching! (Not to mention help pay some bills) I checked the Top … Continue reading

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Downloads Page is Now Handouts/Clinic Notes Page!

TweetThe good folks at Hyperlinks Media who design and maintain my website for me have rebuilt the Downloads page. The name has been changed to Handouts/Clinic Notes and I now have the ability to organize notes and handouts by type. … Continue reading

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New Graduate Program in Coaching!

TweetMy college alma mater, Greenville College, has announced it is starting a new Master’s program in coaching. You may never have heard of Greenville College, but it turns out coaches who go on to be very successful in a wide … Continue reading

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New Nook Book Editions Now Available!

TweetThe recent survey I sent out to the coaches who receive my eNewsletter, The Roundball Report, was very informative in a lot of ways. One that surprised me was the number of coaches who requested Nook editions of my books. … Continue reading

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