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I'd be satisfied just coaching in high school. I turned down a number of colleges when I was teaching in South Bend, Indiana, before I went into the service. I honestly believe that if I hadn't enlisted in the service, I would never have left high school teaching. I'm sure I would have never left.
Listen, everything I have in my life is because of the NHL and because of hockey, and I love the game and I loved every minute of being a player, I loved coaching, I loved being involved in the NHL.
Coaching is nothing more than eliminating mistakes before you get fired.
People look at me and see a calm, cool guy on the sidelines and I want them to know that my Christian faith affects my coaching and everything I do.
And I would be the first to admit that probably, in a lot of press conferences over the time that I have been in coaching, indulging my own sense of humor at press conferences has not been greatly to my benefit.
During my 40-year coaching career at West Point, Indiana and Texas Tech, my teams reached the Final Four on five occasions, winning the national championship three times.
I have been coaching recently. I coached high school basketball in Arizona, and I hope that more opportunities become available.
I always thought I could do a good job coaching, but the opportunities have not presented themselves.
I learned this about coaching: You don't have to explain victory and you can't explain defeat.
All coaching is, is taking a player where he can't take himself.
Well, I think it's pretty much established that I just didn't have any interest in coaching in the pros.
We probably spend more time talking about individual players in our coaching sessions than anything else.
I think what coaching is all about, is taking players and analyzing there ability, put them in a position where they can excel within the framework of the team winning. And I hope that I've done that in my 33 years as a head coach.
Sometimes I miss coaching, but often things are not how they appear in football.
I think the most important thing about coaching is that you have to have a sense of confidence about what you're doing.
A typical practice consists of practicing every event for about an hour. A lot of people assume I have private coaching, but I work out with 13 other girls at the gym!
I am gonna go into my coaching badges after my England days are finished and I have the time on my international break.
I've started doing my coaching badges, I'd like to be a manager one day.
I love to promote our sport. I love grass-roots tennis. I love coaching. I love all parts of the sport. I love the business side.
Billie Jean King
At the end of it, I'll maybe do a coaching badge but I'm not going to get forced into things.
Selecting the right person for the right job is the largest part of coaching.
If I miss coaching that much, I could go to some little school where they didn't recruit, where all the kids wanted to go. I believe I could find somewhere to coach.
Since the season ended, I've let things settle down, and I have to talk to the coaching staff and management. I really don't want to turn this into a big drama. So I plan on making a definite decision relatively quickly.
When I was coaching with the Patriots, the players pulled a practical joke and I said, 'Do you think I'm Charlie the Tuna, like a sucker?' After that, they called me Tuna.
Look, coaching is about human interaction and trying to know your players. Any coach would tell you that. I'm no different.
But with the right kind of coaching and determination you can accomplish anything and the biggest accomplishment that I feel I got from the film was overcoming that fear.
The further I get away from coaching, the more I know I made the right decision. You almost forget how wonderful family life is.
If I were going to stay in coaching, I would have stayed right there because I was totally happy.
I was still enjoying coaching, but there was a repetitious manner about it.
My dad said if you become a tennis professional just make sure you get into the top hundred, because you have to make a little bit of money. You make a living so you can pay your coaching and, you know, your travels.
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