Finally when Stephen Curry was meeting new people on the team he had courage. Stephen Curry is a hardworking man who has quiet courage. Getting into a famous college was tough for Stephen Curry and his extraordinary family for a number of colleges did not accept Stephen Curry do to his physical appearance. Also his incredible family worked firm and hard to earn Stephen Curry in college. When his family were searching to find him an extraordinary college to play basketball for it was exhausting.
In the beginning of the novel, Lupica portrays Danny as a hardworking individual who is hesitant with himself and uncertain with his abilities in the sport basketball. He was uncertain with his confidence due to him being the smallest player on the court and was questioning if he would be able to play with the top players in the country at the camp in Maine. Whether Danny wants to admit it or not, he was scared and “as brave as he tried to act in front of
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I remember it like it was yesterday freshman year basketball tryouts I was really excited as soon as that final bell rang I ran straight to the gym to get ready tryouts were the whole week but I felt like I needed to get off to a good start. I got in the gym put my shoes on stretched and started to get warmed up. The coach walked in the gym I got really nervous he didn 't know me I didn 't know him so I went up shook his hand and told him my name and the grade I was in. Tryouts finally started we started doing drills I was trying so hard not to mess up but I ended up messing up a couple times but I said hey no one 's perfect. The first day of tryouts was almost over the coaches got all of us together and put us in to scrimmage teams.
I must admit that I was extremely frustrated when my doctor told me the conditions of my back. But after years of self-evaluation and reconsideration, I started to realize that the undesirable result does not necessarily make my commitments worthless or futile. Even though I lost a couple of opportunities to show how hard I had been working, playing basketball did change my life enormously. Basketball served as a driving force and motivation throughout my adolescence. I worked hard in basketball in order to persevere, especially after I started practicing with the district basketball team.
I tried out for the griffin basketball team but I did not make it. I learned the drills they ran and competition I had, so I worked hard and got a lot better. This year I was way more prepared so I did a lot better in tryouts.
Michael Jordan 's highschools basketball career was truly , horrible, “Michael Jordan 's high school basketball career is best known for what didn 't happen. In the fall of 1978, Jordan didn 't make the varsity team as a sophomore at Laney High School in Wilmington, N.C. He played for the junior varsity instead. After growing six inches, he made the varsity team and starred for two seasons before signing with the University of North Carolina and becoming the dominant NBA player of his generation.” Michael Jordan was not that good at basketball in high school, but once he grew, his basketball career took off. He couldn 't even make the varsity team when he was a sophomore.
From the “Dark” times, to the pain he went through, and finally the end of his journey. In adam’s life time he had many troubling times that made it hard for him to even start his American dream. Even if when he was in high school he had a good character and was a team leader not going down for even a second and kept pushing forward even when the odds are against him like when he was a sophomore in school going into the drill “Bloody Alley” and taking on a kid at least twice his size. It was only after high school did he start to go down the wrong path. In this time he would go to college and would ultimately drop out because he didn't know what he wanted to do.
Now my thing is what’s the odds of getting hurt in college basketball and not being able to play in the NBA? You worked your whole life to be on the top of the world and now you 're going down hill, all because of a injury. That 's my whole point, if you just could have entered the draft straight out of high school, probably none of this never would have happened. Now you’re thinking “all my recruiters are gone” and my chances of living the perfect dream is dead now. The odds of getting injured and not being able to play basketball is a good 50 percent because either you can get hurt and not go through therapy because it’s difficult or don’t give up and come back even stronger.
Growing up with five other siblings can be a struggle, especially when you are the youngest. From always feeling obligated to be better than my older siblings in school and making smarter life choices than they did, always seem to make things for me a little tougher.To my mom never really who never had the chance to complete high school.Despite having hose things in mind, I managed to Receive so many awards or accomplishments such as being the scholastic standout to being the part of top ten rank students of the class of 2018 at my school. Such as that would make others proud but yet blind others from seeing how much weight I bare my shoulders. When I was a child I never really wanted toys to play with instead I wanted to read books or play
Even on games where I didn’t start, I was getting a lot of playing time. That really pushed me to be even better for my senior season. After my first season of varsity was over I felt even more motivated to get better. I started lifting weights almost every day, even if it meant I had to go to the gym at midnight and still go to school the next morning. The summer of my senior year all I did was either work or work out, I barely spent any time with my friends.
He didn 't let any of this stop him. He tried out as a walk-on at the University of Central Arkansas and surprisingly made the team. By the end of his senior year, Scottie broke the labeling of being too small as he grew to be six foot, eight inches and dominated NAIA. This is where Scottie 's life changed forever. Scottie was being scouted by NBA teams, which was rare at the NAIA level because it wasn 't as competitive as the Division I level.
Joseph high school refused to release his transcript, until the 1500 dollars is paid off”. When his family finally paid off the 1500 dollars, “he finally attended to a public school called Marshall near his home” (Steve James). At that time, he was suffering with such financial crisis and emotional shocks, but he complained about his lift. Instead, the movie showed that he quickly adapted Marshall high school’s new culture, tradition, and the students’ behaviors. Most importantly, he never gave up on his dream playing professional basketball.
Why Lebron James will remain a celebrated player Just like any other famous person story, he is not excluded from having a similar story. His inspiriting story started when he skipping his lessons in his high school so that he may attend basketball. He has played for different clubs, currently he is playing for NBA Finals. Despite his experience, his legacy of winning is slowly fading away. What has Lebron James accomplished?
In contrast to not making the basketball team for his high school, Jordan worked hard everyday to get better and use the athleticism god had given him. Through blood, sweat, and tears, Michael succeeded in basketball but was a very gifted athlete in many sports. One reporter once reported, “In 1994, he signed a minor league contract with the Chicago White Sox and was assigned to the Birmingham Barons, but his baseball career was dismal” (Johnson). Jordan was a multi sport athlete that succeeded in basketball but wasn’t pleased with that. To follow his dream Michael didn’t give up his dream to play two sports professionally.