At Watts Basketball, we offer intensive athletic development and world-class basketball training. Our athletes learn to excel on the court while developing focus, confidence, and determination. We teach skills for player and for the person. Skills that will last for life.
When gameplay is the sole focus, players avoid testing their new skills and lose sight of teamwork and camaraderie—not a good formula for growth as a player or a person.
That’s why young players need coaches who value development.
Coaches who will stay focused on the big picture.
At Watts Basketball, we’re in it for the long haul.
We ask our players to reach for goals that are just beyond their grasp, and help them exceed their own expectations.
Through basketball, we teach strength, concentration, tenacity, and enjoyment of the game.
We do all this because we believe basketball skills empower personal growth.
That’s what makes us Gamechangers. For Life.
THE WATTS WAY
Peak performance is an extension of mental preparation. If you have the right mindset, everything else is possible.
GRADES 7TH TO 12TH
Whether you are trying to play, start, or dominate at the varsity level or secure a college scholarship, Prep classes provide a clear path to accomplishing those goals.
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We don’t have enough people involved in the game with your [Donald] beliefs, your back ground and experience.
[Donald and Slick] help kids grow, succeed at life and fulfill dreams. A lot of kids want to be NBA players and they’re here to help.
A great mentor teaches the value of hard work, demonstrates the necessary skills to succeed and fosters a love for the game! So grateful to have discovered this community.
Donald’s knowledge of the game and passion for development is rare and a great asset for any individual, team or program looking to take their game to the next level.
Training with Watts made me who I am when it comes to handwork. If you want to be treated right and feel like you’re part of a family, then training with Watts is the right choice.
The Slickest Ornament Ever!
Excited to announce our partnership with Glass Eye Studio to support youth and make your Christmas Tree legit!
Check out the limited edition ornament to pay homage to our favorite man with the headband! Handmade at Glass Eye Studio Seattle by their artisan team, each bright yellow ornament includes a mini green headband, appropriately styled off-center.
$5 from each sale will go to support The Watts Foundation, whose mission is to support youth in need through scholarships to cover out-of-school time activities including team and camp participation, mentorships, academic support, community service & building activities.
Limited edition of 1000.
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