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

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin        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

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin  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

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin  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

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin    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

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin 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…

Watts In The Bulldog Hall Of Fame

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin At halftime of their September 29th football game, Mississippi State University inducted Tony Watts, a four-year letter winner who helped the MSU basketball program reach new levels of success in the late ’80’s and early ’90’s, into the MSU…

1st Annual Slick Watts Classic Highlighted on Q13 Fox

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinIn the lead up to the Slick Watts 3 on 3 Classic this weekend (August 18-19), Q13 Fox News correspondent Ellen Tailor broadcast live from the Auburn, WA event site giving viewers at home the inside scoop on the excitement surrounding the…

7 Important Things To Consider Before Your Next AAU Season

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin 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. It can often be really challenging for parents and players to find a…

Making Strides with Watts Basketball

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinWe love to see the success that comes to trainees that we have consistently worked with. It’s always nice to see the hard work and efforts pay off. That is exactly what has happened with Watts trainee, Sidney Rielly who…

Spring Break Camp 2018

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin  TESTIMONIALS “Donald Watts has always been committed to working with young athletes in his community. He is smart, thoughtful, and he utilizes the game of basketball to teach athletes to be not only better players, but better people. I…