Hi Coach Barron and Tony Chan! Thanks so much for your questions and patience. This post answers both of your questions so it made sense to group them together.
What fuels your motivation? How did you manage to play internationally at such a high level for so long as a non giant (no offense) and get consistently good contracts?
YOU DON'T JUST GET TO WIN Question from Bryan Gary Lewis via FACEBOOK Q&A You've played at the highest levels. Have had many coaches and teammates. What is the greatest bit of advice you have received that [...]
3 TIPS FOR THE OPTIMIZED ATHLETE Question from Chris Tischler via FACEBOOK I'm getting older (41), but I played D1 college ball and still like to play a lot. I'm actually preparing for a big very competitive [...]
YOUR QUESTIONS: PRO LEAGUE IN THE USA Question from Eddie Davidson via Facebook What did you enjoy most about playing abroad? What was your favorite country to play in and why? What league was your favorite and [...]
YOUR QUESTIONS: WHEN IN DOUBT, COMPETE! Questions from Wouter Timmermans via FACEBOOK. Reid what did you do during a match if everything isn't going as you wish? What did you say to yourself or did you had [...]
YOUR QUESTIONS: OVERCOMING PLATEAUS Questions from Nathan Wang via FACEBOOK. Can you describe any plateaus that you experienced as a player and how you overcame them? I'd be especially interested in the mental and confidence aspect of [...]
OFFENSIVE RANGE The number one most asked question for me is, “how can I jump higher?”. I’m an undersized player and I really want to maximize my jump, and I certainly understand that desire. But [...]
MISSION STATEMENT 2008 On crafting the 2008 Mission Statement Our coach, Hugh, led us through the construction of a mission statement. We did a little bit of small group things. What are we setting out [...]
WHY NUMBER 8? The jersey number 8 was not something I chose, it was given to me when I made my first roster on Team USA. It's interesting though as it’s become part of my [...]