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NBA Finals Game 2 have the warriors back by Chris Filios

By Coach Peterman | June 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

Most teams would have hung their heads. Most teams would have folded. Most teams would have lost. Most teams are not the Golden State Warriors. After a loss in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, the defending champions were looking a 2-0 series deficit to the Toronto Raptors in the face.  Kevin Durant hasn’t played […]

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John Beilein To The Cleveland Cavaliers by Chris Filios

By Coach Peterman | May 26, 2019 | 0 Comments
beilein

The Cleveland Cavaliers have hired University of Michigan Head Coach John Beilein to be their next head coach. The hire stunned many in the basketball community. Here’s why: Beilein has never coached in the NBA. He has spent his entire coaching career at the high school and college level. Additionally, there has not been much […]

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Los Angeles Lakers hire Coach Frank Vogel by Chris Filios

By Coach Peterman | May 13, 2019 | 0 Comments
Frank Vogel

The Los Angeles Lakers have hired Coach Frank Vogel as their next head coach. This will be Vogel’s third stop as an NBA head coach, previously leading the Indiana Pacers (2011-16) and the Orlando Magic (2016-18). He replaces Luke Walton who was fired at the end of the regular season. It seemed as though the […]

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Kyle Smith to WSU – Faces in New Places by Chris Filios

By Coach Peterman | May 3, 2019 | 0 Comments
kyle smith

“Nerdball” is headed north to Pullman, WA. Washington State University hired former USF head coach Kyle Smith as their next head coach. Kyle Smith replaces the recently fired Ernie Kent, who spent the last 5 seasons as the Cougars head coach. It has been a decade since Tony Bennett left the Palouse for the University […]

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What to Watch For- Milwaukee Bucks vs Boston Celtics…Big Questions in Round 2 by Chris Filios

By Coach Peterman | April 26, 2019 | 1 Comment
Milwaukee bucks

The Eastern Conference semifinals are set. The top four teams in the East have all advanced and are loaded with talent that can reach The Finals While both semifinals should be exciting basketball, one gives a matchup between a team that many thought would be the best team in the East (Boston), versus the team […]

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2019 National Champions: Virginia by Chris Filios

By Coach Peterman | April 16, 2019 | 0 Comments
2019 national champions

Sweet redemption! A year after one of the most famous losses in college basketball history, the University of Virginia Cavaliers became the 2019 National Champions after defeating Texas Tech in an overtime thriller, 85-77. After becoming the first 1-seed to ever lose to a 16-seed, Virginia had 2 choices: 1. Drop their heads and sulks, […]

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Duke Blue Devils survive against Virginia Tech by Chris Filios

By Coach Peterman | April 2, 2019 | 0 Comments
blue devils

Duke Survives! #1 seeded Duke Blue Devils survive an upset bid by ACC-foe 4th seeded Virginia Tech Hokies 75-73 in the Sweet Sixteen. It was an exciting back and forth game that saw the lead change hands numerous times. The young Duke team took the lead late, but not before the Virginia Tech Hokies had […]

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Faces in New Places: Nate Oats by Chris Filios

By Coach Peterman | March 29, 2019 | 0 Comments
nate oats

Shortly after firing Avery Johnson, the University of Alabama has hired Nate Oats as their next basketball coach. Oats comes to Tuscaloosa from the University of Buffalo. Oats is one of the hottest names in coaching circles. In his four seasons as head coach of the Bulls, Oats lead his team to three NCAA Tournaments, […]

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Carolina Break vs Duke Blue Devils by Chris Filios

By Coach Peterman | March 20, 2019 | 0 Comments
carolina break

The best rivalry in sports is back as well as the Carolina break! Two of the college basketball’s most storied programs, Duke v Carolina (round 1) tipped off on Wednesday night in Cameron Indoor Stadium. The game was well-hyped as Duke, with all of its young talents, came into the game ranked #1 and North […]

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Late Game Prep by Chris Filios

By Coach Peterman | March 9, 2019 | 0 Comments
late game prep

Basketball season is coming to a close. That means playoffs- win or go home. The competition will be intense and games will come down to the end of the game where one possession may make the difference between winning and losing. Is your team prepared for Late Game Prep? End of game/half/quarter/clock/etc. situations are often […]

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