NBA Players Coaches Love

Ethan Sherwood Strauss@SherwoodStraussNBA Lead WriterDecember 19, 2012

We don't often think of the coach. Well, if we do, we think of him in terms of "bad" or "good," with little concern as to what make his job easier or more enjoyable. Not here. In this segment, we credit the players who make a coach's life easier.

It could be through following the game plan to a hilt.

It could be through being so creative as to not need a game plan.

It could be through providing a strategic advantage through a specific set of skills. There are so many ways to help some of the most perpetually put-upon, unhappy, crotchety members of the basketball team.

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