#84: The Game Ain’t Over Until You Win [WOYG Podcast]

June 27, 2016 #84: The Game Ain’t Over Until You Win [WOYG Podcast]

My last (of 3) college coach kicked me off the team during practice one day. I knew I was better than everyone in that gym that I was walking out of. But still, I was stuck with no way of proving it.

So I spent the next 10 years proving it by making the pros, something that none of those guy had done.

When it comes to your chief aims in life, the most important successes, the game doesn’t have a clock. Yes, you want to have a sense of urgency to get things done and all of that. But, there is not a point when you quit when the goal is important enough to you. The key is finding that important-enough goal. And a real enough reason to turn the clock face-down.

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From the Bench To Basketball Pro in 5 Years?

 

Started playing at age 14. Only played one year of varsity basketball - and sat the bench. Walked on in college and played NCAA D3. Then I signed my first professional basketball contract at age 23, starting a 9-year pro basketball journey.

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