Tuesday, March 17, 2009

"There is no I in TEAM" - NYTimes article on Duke Basketball's Greg Paulus

Coaches often say, "There is no I in TEAM," and in this NYTimes article, the concept of "servant leadership" and "putting the team first" take on a new incarnation in Duke Basketball's Greg Paulus:

Pretty interesting...

A Three-Year Starter at Duke Watches and Waits

Published: March 17, 2009

ATLANTA — Against Florida State here Sunday in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game, Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski summoned point guard Greg Paulus from his bench. Paulus jumped up as if he had been sitting on a pile of red ants and was ready to rush into the game. Against Maryland the night before, Paulus could have knocked down a wall hustling to the scorer’s table to check in late in the first half.

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