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NBA Practice: Training Camp with George Karl and t...

Jan 18, 2017
Chris Oliver

During the 2015-16 season I was able to take a sabbatical from coaching. This lead me to to many opportunities to observe practices around the world as my family and I traveled. Here are my notes from an NBA practice

Basketball Super Coaching Clinic

Ideas from the Basketball Super Coaching Clinic

Jan 03, 2017
Chris Oliver

The Canada Basketball Super Clinic brings together top coaches and technical experts to share their ideas on coaching basketball. The clinic covers all aspects of coaching development and these are some of ideas from the super coaching clinic. SPEAKER: MIKE MACKAY

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How we use Culture Conversations to Shape our Team

Nov 25, 2016
Chris Oliver

  No amount of team talks, workshops and lectures can shape a team more than the daily conversations that shape your team’s culture. Culture conversations are the essence of what it is really like to play on your team. I’ve

messy learning

Why Messy Learning Should be a Part of your Coachi...

Nov 08, 2016
Chris Oliver

  “You don’t have to perfect skills before you start applying them.” Learning basketball is messy. Playing a basketball game is messy. A lot of times that means that coaches just need to get out of the way. It’s easy

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