Is Steph Curry Hurting the Game?

Thursday, January 14, 2016 Former Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson recently made headlines for his comments on NBA star Steph Curry. Jackson said during a recent interview that Curry was “hurting the game” because young players are trying to emulate him and are spending their time at the 3-point line instead of working on other aspects…

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How CAL Coaches Evaluate Talent

Wednesday, December 23, 2015 “Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.”  This quote was said by High School Basketball Coach Tim Notke, someone whose job it was to evaluate talent and push his players to reach their goals. While coaches will sometimes get lucky and have a player or two who possess raw…

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Pros and Cons of the Ban on Heading in Soccer

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 There has been countless research, discussion, and debate over the role concussions play in contact sports and their effects on athletes, especially young athletes. The United States Soccer Federation recently made a huge rule change in attempt to reduce concussions and help ease parents’ worry. The new policy bans players age…

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