“ invited the head coaches of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, some of the very best teachers in the game, to talk about the latest trends in basketball. We start with Valencia Basket coach Jaume Ponsarnau. The 48-year-old began his career on the sidelines with amateur side Tarrega in the mid-1990s and gradually worked his way up to the professional level as he took over at Manresa in 2006. He won the 7DAYS EuroCup title with Valencia last season and is making his EuroLeague debut in this one. At the top of the game, he says, speed and physicality are greater than ever.
Over the course of his two decades in coaching, one particular aspect of the game has stood out to Valencia Basket coach Jaume Ponsarnau as a highlight of change: the velocity of the players.” More