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Memories, Triumph and Heartbreak: Coaching Team USA in Berlin, Germany

I was only in Berlin for one Friday night, so myself and my friends planned on using the night to explore the popular Berlin club scene. Button-downs were ironed, jeans were … Continue reading

August 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

California Eatin’

Let me cut right to the chase. In my previous blog post about my first few days in California, I omitted my absolute favorite part of the trip. The food. … Continue reading

June 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

California Dreamin’

I just got back into my hotel room here in San Diego a few minutes ago and realized that I had not posted on my site for a few days. … Continue reading

June 28, 2015 · 1 Comment

Recommended Readings 3

Recommended Readings is a recurring post where I share some of my favorite journalism and stories that I’ve found recently. Previous Editions: Recommended Readings, Recommended Readings 2 Does an Ex-Con … Continue reading

June 17, 2015 · 2 Comments

Coaching Team USA at the 2015 European Maccabi Games

It’s not often that great opportunities are presented to you, but this winter I had one that was too good to pass up. Vassar head coach BJ Dunne sent me … Continue reading

June 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Recommended Readings 2

As I mentioned in my first Recommended Readings post, even with a busy coaching schedule, I try to find time to read as much good journalism as possible. Here are … Continue reading

June 10, 2015 · 3 Comments

The Ultimate Role Player

I’ve been meaning to write about Jesper Fast of the New York Rangers for about two weeks now, since I read this excellent article about him in The New York Times. … Continue reading

June 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Entourage Movie Provides the Perfect Victory Lap

Let’s start with this. I absolutely LOVED the Entourage movie. I won’t pretend the plot was an all-time great in the class of The Shawshank Redemption, but the Entourage movie was … Continue reading

June 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Recommended Readings

I had a great journalism professor at Hofstra that made things very clear. In order to become a better journalist, you had to read as much good journalism as possible. … Continue reading

June 1, 2015 · 4 Comments

Becoming An Outlier – Lunchtime Reading & Motivation

I was out recruiting today and during my lunch break I opened up the iBooks app on my iPhone. Scanning through the titles I had in there, I decided to restart … Continue reading

May 30, 2015 · Leave a comment