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CoachNick

  • joined May 04, 2010
  • last login Aug 27, 2014
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Coach Nick is a triangle offense guru, basketball historian, and coach.

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Explaining the Jazz's new offense under Quin Snyder

Coach Nick broke down the different sets the Jazz ran in the Summer League under the watchful eye of Quin Snyder. How will Gordon Hayward, Dante Exum, Trey Burke, Enes Kanter, and Derrick Favors mesh?

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How LeBron, Love and Kyrie will attack on offense

With the impending trade of Kevin Love for Andrew Wiggins, Anthony Bennett and a future pick, Coach Nick went through David Blatt's offense to see what kind of shots the Cavaliers' new stars will get.

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How Kawhi won MVP and Manu threw daggers

Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard won the 2014 NBA Finals MVP behind an aggressive pull-up game, while Manu Ginobili found the fountain of youth by attacking the Heat off mismatches.

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How the Spurs' offense caused Kawhi's career night

The San Antonio Spurs used supreme ball movement and incredible shot making by Kawhi Leonard to beat the Miami Heat in a crucial Game 3.

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Late-game breakdowns aplenty in Game 2

The Heat were the better team down the stretch, but both clubs executed poorly.

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Where LeBron does the most damage

LeBron James is the most dangerous player in the NBA with the ball in his hands, but there are certain spots on the court where he fares better than others.

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How big is the Ibaka effect?

Coach Nick examines whether Ibaka has truly made as big a difference as it appears in the Western Conference Finals.

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Breaking down George's amazing 4th quarter

Paul George had 21 points in the fourth quarter to help the Pacers live to fight another day.

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How Westbrook smoked the Spurs in Game 4

Coach Nick breaks down some of the incredible highlights from Russell Westbrook's career night, as he joined Michael Jordan (1989) as the second player to record 40 points, 10 assists and five...

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Pacers blew Game 4 early in 2nd half

We break down the key plays to start the second half that allowed the Heat to take control of this game, giving them a virtually insurmountable 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference Finals.

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How Paul George lit up LeBron

Coach Nick took a close look at how the Pacers were able to score so easily against the Heat and take a 1-0 lead in the Eastern Conference Finals.

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Gortat hammers Pacers

Coach Nick examines how Gortat dominated the Pacers in Game 5 to extend the series.

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How the Thunder came back

We broke down the final 80 seconds of this thrilling, yet shocking 105-104 victory for the Thunder.

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How Roy Hibbert went from zero to hero

Indiana's big man looked rejuvenated in Game 2, going for 28 points and nine rebounds as the Pacers beat the Wizards.

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Coach Nick breaks down Heat-Nets Game 1

Why did the Heat have such an easy time with the Nets in Game 1? Coach Nick explains.

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Video breakdown: Tony Parker vs Damian Lillard

Tony Parker and Damian Lillard are both quick guards that can score in a multitude of ways for offenses that work in a variety of ways. Coach Nick highlights the key matchups starting with these...

How the Raptors' last-second shot went wrong

Coach Nick takes a look at how the Toronto Raptors' last possession in Game 7 against the Nets went so wrong.

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How the Clippers outlasted the Warriors in Game 7

Los Angeles didn't allow the situation to get to them mentally, and pulled out a series win against Golden State.

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How the Rockets let Lillard get open

Damian Lillard hit a huge shot to give the Portland Trail Blazers a Game 6 victory and the series, but he got open mostly because of awful Rockets defense. We explain in this video.

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Grading every one of Westbrook's decisions

We break down every single one of Russell Westbrook's decisions in the Thunder's first-round series against the Grizzlies. Is he making the right plays most of the time?

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How Draymond Green helped beat the Clippers

The defensive-minded second-year man for Golden State helped the Warriors fend off the Los Angeles Clippers, 118-97, on Sunday.

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Curry lights it up from 3

Breaking down Stephen Curry's hot three-point shooting against the Clippers.

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How Nene is destroying Chicago

Nene cares not for the Chicago Bulls' gameplan.

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Mavs have silver linings despite loss

The Mavericks lost a winnable game against the mighty Spurs, but their late-game offense generated decent looks despite its long drought. If the Mavericks can make a few more of those shots, they...

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Breaking down the Clippers-Warriors series

Can the Warriors upset the Clippers even without Andrew Bogut? Time to discuss one of the most anticipated first-round matchups.

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Davis has incredible versatility

We took a look at Anthony Davis' game film to discover what makes him one of the NBA's most promising young players.

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How to beat the Heat's pressure D

Miami's had a lot of success with their aggressive defense, but if exploited correctly, it could be its downfall in the postseason.

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How Joakim Noah impacts everything

Joakim Noah is a coach's dream. Coach Nick explains why.

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Irrational domination: How LeBron scored 61

Let's take a look at exactly how LeBron picked the Bobcats apart.

NBA Court Call: Batum's block on George and more

Coach Nick is joined once again by Ronnie Nunn, former NBA referee for 19 years and Head of NBA Officials for five, as they break down five plays from the past week.

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