You can’t get much done in life if you only work on the days when you feel good. Team work is the beauty of our sport, where you have five acting as one. If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful! When you’re not practicing, someone else is getting better.
What’s a good basketball quote?
“One man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team.” “Your limits are somewhere up there, waiting for you to reach beyond infinity.” “Sometimes a player’s greatest challenge is coming to grips with his role on the team.” “But that’s the thing about basketball: you don’t play games on paper.”
What do you say to motivate a basketball player?
Always exude confidence in your players’ abilities. When correcting errors, use words that inspire confidence and reinforce positive thoughts. For example, instead of saying, “Don’t turn the ball over,” say, “Control the ball just like you did so well in practice this week.”
What are some good sports quotes?
Best Motivational Quotes from Famous Athletes
- 1) “If something stands between you and your success, move it. …
- 2) “Don’t be afraid of failure. …
- 3) “You dream. …
- 4) “You must not only have competitiveness but ability, regardless of the circumstance you face, to never quit.”
- 5) “I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career.
How do you encourage a basketball player?
Praise your players, both in times of success and defeat. Offering simple words of encouragement and praise can give your players the boost they need to finish the game strong. Praise doesn’t have to just come from coaches. Encourage parents and even team members to praise each other for good work on and off the court.
How do you praise a basketball player?
Encouraging Words for Players
You must have been practicing. I couldn’t have done any better myself. I think if you do it once more, you’ll have down pat. Terrific job!