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Men Of March: The State Of Washington In The 2019 NCAA Tournament

emailFacebookTwitterLinkedin        As a member of a Sweet 16 team, I know first hand making it to the division 1 level is rare and earning the right to compete in the NCAA tournament is even rarer. It takes…

Feedback Factor: How The Feedback Our Kid’s Receive Shapes Their Destiny

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emailFacebookTwitterLinkedin “It’s not the feedback you receive, it’s your response, that determines your destiny.”- Coach Watts As a parent I believe the most critical aspect of raising healthy, happy and successful children is being mindful about the feedback they are…

7 Tips To Help You Choose the Right Program or Team in 2019

emailFacebookTwitterLinkedin With the high school basketball season coming to an end, many families are now preparing to make the decision of what AAU program to compete for.  I have seen players have great AAU experiences and I have witnessed the…

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Slick Watts; Man Of The Year 1976: Throwback Thursday

emailFacebookTwitterLinkedin         On January 10th, 1976, Slick Watts was named Seattle’s ‘Man Of The Year’. Today, 43 years later, the award has expanded to the annual ‘Sports Star Of The Year Award’ which fittingly will be celebrating the…

On Her Own Terms: Sidney Rielly Is Leaving A Legacy At Portland State

emailFacebookTwitterLinkedin        Four years ago Sidney Rielly was at a crossroads. She was completing her freshman year at Santa Clara, a school where she had fallen in love with both the academics and campus lifestyle. The only thing…

Legendary Prep Coach Joins Watts

emailFacebookTwitterLinkedin  Watts Basketball is thrilled to announce the addition of legendary prep and college coach Jojo Rodriguez to our team. Jojo has had a storied 35 year coaching career in the Puget Sound region heading Garfield, Lakes and Ingraham High Schools…

Slick Watts: How A Tryout Created A Sports Icon

emailFacebookTwitterLinkedin  The city of Seattle has had its fair share of iconic basketball players. From home grown talent like Doug Christie and Jamal Crawford, to legendary players like Payton and Kemp, Bird and Jackson and Plum and Osahor. Before any of…

Slick and Donald Talk Community, The Sonics And Play Family Feud on KJR

emailFacebookTwitterLinkedin    On October 18th, Slick and Donald stopped by Chuck & Buck In The Morning on KJR 950. They talked about the importance of Watts Basketball and our upcoming programs, the Seattle Supersonics, and played a fun game of…

Supersonics: A Celebration Of Seattle Basketball For 1 Night Only

emailFacebookTwitterLinkedin For a decade the loss of the Supersonics has left a void in Seattle. The franchise that helped define the culture of the Puget Sound by inspiring generations of athletes, artists, musicians, educators and business people alike has been…