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Again and again

Posted by Barry

I don’t know why I am always amazed, but look at how many games have been decided by 5 or less pts. in the NCAA tournament. Nearly all decided in the last minute at the free throw line. No matter how many times I post, so few players and coaches take advantage of The Foul […]

Selection Sunday Past

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In 1986, when coaching Quinnipiac University, I remember spending selection watching HS recruits in New York City at Hunter College. The gym was underground, right under the subway. I knew we were in since we were 24-3, but wasn’t sure if we’d stay east in New Haven or end up in No. Dakota. Thankfully, stayed […]

Foul Shot Doc article online

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Here is link to complete recent article I was including in: http://www.slamonline.com/online/nba/2012/02/the-art-of-the-free-throw/

NBA All-Star Game

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In record setting game where 301 pts were scored in the West’s 152-149 victory that all conversation in the last minute revolved around the horrible foul shooting of Dwight Howard and Blake Griffin. The 2 big men for each team shoot around 50%. Announcers were talking about strategy by each coaches re: the dilemma of […]