Throughout my journey in basketball, whether or not it’s once I
was a participant or within the final 17 years or in order a Coach, I’ve made it to a couple
finals at numerous totally different ranges.
Probably the most important factor I’ve learnt from these video games is
that to achieve success it’s important to try to deal with it like simply one other sport as
a lot as doable, enjoying the sport itself and never the event.
That being mentioned, that is going to be an enormous second for the
membership, in fact. We’ve had some huge European nights and skilled huge crowds,
so that’s going to assist us in a roundabout way, however this can be a one-off sport and
Cheshire will feed off this crowd and the power as a lot as we do.
I’ve been Head Coach for a few months now and I’m fairly
happy with the progress the crew has made up to now, however there’s a lot extra
for us to do and all people within the group is aware of that. There’s at all times room for
enchancment and while we’ve seen some actually good issues, there’s nonetheless rather a lot
extra to do, and the blokes are decided to get higher each single day.
We have a bullseye on our chest, all people needs to beat us,
and it was one of many first issues I mentioned to the crew once I took over. Every
crew goes to carry their very best degree to the desk once they play
us, and we’re advantageous with that as a result of we wish that competitors and present how good
This is a crew that desires and must play in finals and
I’m as excited and keen as I’m certain the crew are to see how we carry out on this
Cheshire have constructed important momentum over the previous few
months. After a tricky begin to the season while they have been nonetheless constructing their
roster, you possibly can see how collectively they’re now and that they’re discovering methods to
win with a extremely gifted group.
Larry Austin Jr. has are available and brought the league by storm
in a brief time frame, Teddy Okereafor has performed at a excessive degree throughout
Europe and is enjoying glorious basketball for Cheshire, however past that you just’ve
received a number of different guys who can win video games for them.
Coach Thomas has executed an awesome job of constructing such a
balanced crew, and we’re beneath no illusions as to how powerful a last that is
going to be.
This last is an excellent alternative to place London
basketball on the map as soon as extra. Being on this place is what the membership needs
for the Men’s and the Women’s crew. We need to be difficult for silverware,
we need to be the very best, so to have each groups there’s so constructive for
basketball in London and for Lions basketball.