One coach’s opinion
Having played basketball from fourth grade through 16 years in the NBA, and now coaching youth football, basketball and lacrosse, I am frequently asked about the state of affairs in youth sports. So I thought I would share a few observations about the crazy world of youth athletics:
Kids and scheduling
Kids today are often overscheduled; they are kids and should have free time to enjoy being kids. More is not always better; make sure that you give them a balance and a break.