A look at pace and space and where it came from

Former NBA coach Don Nelson, who coached, among many others, Sidney Moncrief. His Nellieball approach spawned what the Warriors are doing, as well as Muss’ system.

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That was a very interesting article about Don Nelson. I had no idea he made such a unique contribution to the game with 5 guys playing positionless basketball…and Don Nelson loving and growing weed in Hawaii. I had just remembered him for shooting free throws like he was shot putting and playing for the Celtics.