Knights Official Sponsor

rss_feed Latest News

Don’t Buy Into Early Sports Specialization

Keith Van Horn: Don’t Buy Into Early Sports Specialization Share This Resource      Keith Van Horn (@Coach_Keith44) played in the NBA for 10 years, participating in two NBA Finals and finishing his career with an average of nearly 16 points and seven rebounds per game. Earlier, he was a Consensus First Team All-America and 1997

What Makes A Great Teammate?

What Makes A Great Teammate? Not every basketball player has been blessed with great talent, but every player, regardless of ability can be a great teammate. Here are 12 qualities of a great teammate. Do these qualities describe you or your young player? 1) A great teammate gives relentless effort: Remember, your coach should not

Social Media: Don’t Lose A $140k Scholarship for a 140-Character Tweet

Share This Resource      Casey Miller (@4caseymiller) is Positive Coaching Alliance’s Program Manager, Movement Builder. She previously played two years of professional basketball in Oviedo, Spain, coaching youth girls basketball during her time there. Casey attended Merrimack College in North Andover, MA where she was a four-year starter for the NCAA Division II women’s basketball

Motivational Sports Quotes

Share This Resource      PCA is proud to introduce the Schedule Any Lesson Technology & Marketing Solution for Coaches. To learn more about Schedule Any Lesson, click here. Looking for ways to motivate your players? Searching for pre-game inspiration? Positive Coaching Alliance has collected hundreds of quotes from athletes, coaches, business leaders, authors and philosophers to

A Message To Parents: Why It Bothers Me That You Coach From The Stands  

Share This Resource      Mike Klinzing is the Founder and Executive Director of Head Start Basketball (@HdStartHoops). He is a USA Basketball Youth Development Certified Coach. Mike loves the game of basketball and he always has. When you hear stories about the kid who was always playing basketball in the dark, in the snow, in

Coaching From The Stands Is Confusing For Athletes

Share This Resource      Kevin Eastman (@kevineastman) was Vice President of Basketball Operations for the Los Angeles Clippers. For the 2013-2014 season, he served as assistant coach under PCA National Advisory Board Member Doc Rivers and served as Rivers’ assistant for nine years with the Celtics, including their 2007-2008 NBA Championship season. Kevin also continues

John Wooden’s Pyramid Of Success

John Wooden’s Pyramid Of Success Share This Resource      John Wooden, former basketball player and legendary basketball coach, was known for his success with the UCLA Bruins. Nicknamed the “Wizard of Westwood,” he won 10 NCAA national championships within 12 years, 7 of which were consecutive, and was named national coach of the year 6

Too Many Kids Leave Sports Because Of The Car Ride Home  

Share This Resource      Brad Frost is the Head Coach for the University of Minnesota Women’s Ice Hockey team. The Bethel University graduate has guided the Gophers to four NCAA national championships, six NCAA Frozen Four appearances, five WCHA regular season titles and three WCHA Final Face-Off championships. Frost concluded the 2015-16 season with a

5 Behaviors of High-Performing Sports Parents

Updated: December 07, 2017 100SHARES Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Tumblr Pause Mute 0:02 / 0:34 Loaded: 0% Progress: 0% ShareFullscreen Now Playing How All-Star Paul Goldschmidt’s Parents Impacted His Career Paul Goldschmidt, All-Star first baseman, recalls how his parents’ sacrifices helped put him in the position he’s in today. Parenting in youth sports has developed into a