Bob Hurley

Bob Hurley is a hall-of-fame coach, but not sure many people realize how much he does just to keep the school open year after year. “This is who I am, this is where I should be.” http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2015/06/18/legendary-hoops-coach-hurley-fighting-to-keep-cash-strapped-st-anthonys-open/#.VYQnBJdoUIM.twitter

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Stein on Lebron

Terrific stuff from Mark Stein on Lebron James and how he’s treated his head coach. “He’s too damn good to behave this way.” http://espn.go.com/blog/marc-stein/post/_/id/3896/lebrons-handling-of-blatt-unbecoming

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"You manage things; you lead people."

Rear Admiral Grace Murray Hopper

Kyle Smith on Dellavedova and Draymond Green

Kyle Smith on Doug Gottlieb’s show talking about Matthew Dellavedova and Draymond Green in the NBA Finals. http://www.cbssports.com/video/player/collegebasketball/462434371868/0/gottlieb-kyle-smith-talks-dellavedovas-success

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Blatt Going Small

Early in game 5 I was impressed with David Blatt going small, essentially playing 5 guards trying to jump start his team.  Lebron was the biggest Cav on the floor, and it seemed to ignite the Cavs for a short burst.  They were hard to guard and the Warriors had to make an adjustment and […]

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Tim Donaghy

http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2015/06/tim-donaghy-gamblings-golden-boy.html

Really interesting stuff on former NBA referee Tim Donaghy and what he’s doing now since he got out of jail.

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Hello and Thank You

Our guys have settled in a little bit to the routine of summer school, having just completed their second week together in Orono. As I’ve said before, the summer sessions can really be a grind – everything is jammed into a short period of time, so between school, study hall, lifting, conditioning and our workouts, […]

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"You don’t lead by pointing and telling people some place to go. You lead by going to that place and making a case."

Ken Kesey

Leadership Academy – Attendees Notes

Max Sass, and assistant at Bard, shares some of his notes from our 2015 Dynamic Leadership Academy. http://coachsass.com/2015/06/12/dynamic-leadership-academy-2015-offers-new-insights-ideas/

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Lost Civil Rights Photos

This story from CBS this morning on the lost civil rights photos of Gordon Parks was really impactful.  The photos are incredible. http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/inside-the-lost-photos-of-gordon-parks/

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