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Get Insider Tips and Tactics Used By NBA Player Development Coach - Don Kelbick
This is a recording of an interview and transcript that we conducted with Coach Don Kelbick.
Don has tremendous experience and knowledge about the game. He was a college head coach and a college assistant for 25 years. Currently, he trains numerous NBA players, including Bruce Bowen, Raja Bell, Carlos Arroyo, Guillermo Diaz, Rob Hite, Rasual Butler and others.
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Raja Bell, and Guillermo Diaz
Both players and coaches will benefit tremendously by listening to this interview (youth coaches will benefit too). The first half of the recording is primarily focused on "coaching" aspects of basketball. But the second half covers many important tips and tactics that will help players improve their game.
We created a table of contents with the time line below, so you could see which parts would be most interesting to you.
Table of Contents
|How To Teach the Game of Basketball and Common Coaching Mistakes||1.25|
|Common Mistake Made By Players & Effects of the NBA||3.20|
|Coaching Basketball: Why Stress Retards Growth||4.30|
|Common Coaching Mistake & Why They Learn From the Wrong People||6.10|
|How Basketball Players Can Learn Skills Faster||8.10|
|Coaching: Too Much Control Causes Problems & Running Effective Practices||8.45|
|Coaching: How To Effectively Handle Your Players||12.00|
|Quantum Physics Analogy: How to Get Better by Reducing Fear of Failure||19.00|
|Key to Learning New Basketball Skills and Breaking Bad Habits||21.40|
|Another Trick to Break Bad Habits||26.30|
|Why Footwork is Arguably One of the Most Important Things to Practice||29.00|
|How Bruce Bowen and Raja Bell Were Able To Make It To The NBA||33.00|
|How to Stop Post Players from Fading Away||36.50|
|Youth Coaching Advice: NBA Coach Stan Van-Gundy's Experiences||42.10|
|Mental Basketball Tips to Become A Better Player||48.10|
|Mental Shooting Tips: Walking and Shooting Analogy||55.30|
|Practice Tip That You Can Do Away From the Gym||58.10|
Download and Listen to the Interview
Option #1 - Download the MP3 to Your Computer
By downloading the MP3 file, you can listen to the recording on your computer, in your car, on your Ipod, or anywhere that you can play an MP3.
To download the file, right click here and select Save As.
Option #2 - Listen On-Line
To listen to the interview on-line, simply click the Play button...
(Note: To advance the audio, you'll need to hit Play and wait a minute for the file to buffer.)
Option #3 - Download the PDF Transcript and Read the Entire Interview
You can print out and read the entire interview by downloading this PDF transcript. Right click here to save the PDF to your computer.
Recommended DVD's & eBook:
|The Attack & Counter Skill Development System|
This eBook & DVD's will improve your shooting, ballhandling, footwork, perimeter moves, post moves, finishing, aggressiveness, quickness, confidence, mentality, and your all-around game! Designed by NBA skills coach Don Kelbick, this unique and comprehensive system is incredibly simple when compared to other skill development programs. Yet it works with NBA and pro players at the highest level... (more info)
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