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by Proof Positive on Oct 29, 2015

SQ12 The Celtics/Coaching Connection

I no more than finished typing the title than I started getting tangential thoughts. Is this about the Celtics coaches? Is it about Ex-Celtics and Ex-Celtics-Coaches around the league? Actually I started with the question: Which current Celtics would...

Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 9

Five great stories from across all of WordPress, featuring Grantland, Marketplace, and more.
by The Golden Era on Dec 12, 2014

Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 9

Five great stories from across all of WordPress, featuring Grantland, Marketplace, and more.
by GĐPT Thiện Hoa 3 on Dec 12, 2014

SQ14 #64 Body Blows of Basketball II--Spirit Breakers

About three weeks ago I wrote about the Body Blows of Basketball.  In it I highlighted the effects of the running game, pressure defense, and exhaustion; and how I saw this current Celtics team well positioned to make full use of such an approac...

SQ14 #27 Soapbox: The Isolation Play

Don’t get me wrong, the cobra’s dance of Kobe, or Michael, was a fascinating display of individual dominance.  To many the beauty is that they operated best with all of their teammates beyond the arc on the other side of the floor, the star...

SQ14 #13 The 2.9 Scheme, Change, and a Celtic-type Player

Yesterday I talked at some length about the changing NBA, and how it has altered the demands on players, coaches, and general managers.  Let me reinforce that notion with another quote from Zack Lowe’s article:“Offenses are more complex now...

SQ14 #9 Acquisition Opportunities

Player acquisition seems almost formulaic with the straightforward possibilities of draft, trade, and free agents.  However, within each of those categories there have been a variety of innovative ways to enrich the options.  Some require t...

Community Manager: lo que puedes aprender de los San Antonio Spurs

“Muchas veces promovemos lo individual pero dejamos afuera un aspecto único: el trabajo en equipo.” Larry Bird Consultando en Wikipedia encontramos la siguiente “mini-biografía” sobre el equipo San Antonio Spurs: San Antonio Spurs (litera...
by Aprendizaje y Organizaciones on Jun 25, 2014

Community Manager: lo que puedes aprender de los San Antonio Spurs

“Muchas veces promovemos lo individual pero dejamos afuera un aspecto único: el trabajo en equipo.” Larry Bird Consultando en Wikipedia encontramos la siguiente “mini-biografía” sobre el equipo San Antonio Spurs: San Antonio Spurs (litera...
by Aprendizaje y Organizaciones on Jun 25, 2014

Pacers president Larry Bird wants Lance Stephenson back with Indiana

While some of his teammates are unsure of his future apparently Larry Legend still wants to keep Lance around Indiana, if the price is right.
by Los That Sports Blog. on Jun 2, 2014

Pacers to bring Frank Vogel back next season

The Indiana Pacers were eliminated from the 2014 NBA Playoffs by the Miami Heat last night, and there have already been a ton of rumors flying around about their upcoming offseason. One rumor can now be stopped, and that is the rumor that has the Pac...
by Sports-Glory on May 31, 2014

Fan Find: Stance's NBA Sock Collection

Socks are one of the most underrated men's fashion accessories, but don't underestimate them just because they get tucked inside shoes - a stylish pair can take an average outfit from weak to chic. Basketball fans can take their sock game to the next...
by The Style Ref on May 6, 2014

Larry Bird ‘disappointed’ in slumping Pacers

Tweet Although the Indiana Pacers still hold the eastern Conference’s best record, their team president Larry Bird thinks they should be playing at a higher level more consistently. Bird expressed his concerns about the Pacers in a recent inter...
by Los That Sports Blog. on Mar 12, 2014

I hate to lose more than I like to win - Great Quotes

That's what learning is, after all; not whether we lose the game, but how we lose and how we've changed because of it and what we take away from it that we never had before, to apply to other games. Losing, in a curious way, is winning. RICHA...
by A2Z Quotes on Jan 24, 2014

Hovercraft help Terre Haute soar “A Level Above”

A decade ago, the Chamber of Commerce began using the slogan “A Level Above” for the city of Terre Haute. As the Chamber readies for its 100th anniversary annual meeting on August 28 in Hulman Center, what better way to promote it than soaring a...
by Neoteric Hovercraft Blog on Aug 24, 2013

Hossiers: el baloncesto es una religión en Indiana

El estado norteamericano de Indiana, cuyo significado es tierra de indios, se caracteriza por sus llanuras y una devoción hacia el baloncesto por encima del resto de deportes. Situada en el medio-oeste de los EE.UU. tiene por capital a Indianápolis...
by Memorias de una cinta VHS on Apr 14, 2013

Indiana Pacers: Was Larry Bird a Bad Team President?

After the surprise 2011-12 season, Larry Bird left his position as team president of the Indiana Pacers. He cited health concerns, but did leave the door open for a return at some point. Now that the dust has settled and Donnie Walsh is back doing h...
by America's White Boy on Feb 6, 2013

Basic Basketball Footwork

Footwork is very important in playing basketball. Strong basketball footwork is one of the basic skills a streetball player must have to be successful. Streetball or basketball heavily rely on proper positioning and having proper footwork can help yo...
by Streetballblog on Jan 20, 2013

Dream Team!

Hello all! Just wanted to say Hi and share a video to you guys. I am not feeling the holidays yet as December has been fully packed! I am not complaining though, more of just sayin :) I just finished the course Strategic Project Management just this...
by Life Can't Wait on Dec 6, 2012


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