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"Teach. Lead. Serve." -- A conversation with Tommy Amaker

Harvard Varsity Club

Good teams have good players, but great teams have great teammates. Whether it’s on the court or “Beyond the 94 x 50,” Tommy Amaker inspires great teammates. His philosophy is ‘Teach. Lead. Serve.’ and by exposing his players to different experiences and perspectives, Coach Amaker has built a strong pipeline of lifelong learners and future leaders. Join the Harvard Varsity Club, Coach Amaker, The Thomas G. Stemberg '71 Family Endowed Coach for Harvard Men's Basketball, The James Herscot '58 Coach of Excellence, and former men's basketball captain Christopher Egi '18 for a conversation on Coach Amaker's philosophy, his famed 'Breakfast Club,' and his leadership roles beyond Harvard to provide more opportunities to people of color.

47mins

21 Jun 2021

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Season 7. Episode 6 : Harvard's Tommy Amaker

The DC Coaches Basketball Podcast

The boys start with the NBA, set up the conclusion of the college hoops season and then get a chance to talk with W.T. Woodson's Tommy Amaker.  With Harvard and the Ivy League sidelined for the season Coach Amaker continues to find ways to grow, especially his now famous 'Breakfast Club'.   Gary gets to trade barbs too with both player and coaching experiences via BC, Maryland and Tommy's Duke teams. 

1hr 28mins

27 Feb 2021

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Former Duke point guard, assistant coach and now, Harvard head coach Tommy Amaker joins the show

Dawkins On Duke

The first-ever NABC National Defensive Player of the Year, Tommy Amaker spent more than a decade at Duke, first as a point guard and then as an assistant on Coach K's staff for the Blue Devils' first two national titles. Since then, he's coached at Seton Hall, Michigan and now Harvard. What was it like being with Duke through the program's heyday and how did he know when it was time to leave Durham? You'll have to tune in to find out... Intro music: Cherry Metal by Arthur Vyncke | https://soundcloud.com/arthurvost Music promoted by https://www.free-stock-music.com https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en_US

45mins

24 Feb 2021

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Tommy Amaker | Head Men's Basketball Coach | Harvard University

1.Question Leadership Podcast

Tommy Amaker, Head Men's Basketball at Harvard University, visits @1QLeadership to discuss ending the 2020 season prematurely amid the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic and the leadership needed to guide the Student-Athletes through the announcement. Being the first Division I school (and conference) to cancel its conference tournament, Amaker talks about how important it was that Harvard, and the Ivy League, had the people and principles in place to make decisions amid uncertainty.

18mins

13 Mar 2020

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Episode 7 - Tommy Amaker

The Duke Basketball Podcast

Associate Head Coach Jon Scheyer and David Shumate break down how the Blue Devils snapped their two game skid with an 89-59 win over Miami on Tuesday night. Plus, a look back at Coach K's early years in Durham with former Duke standout and current Harvard Head Coach Tommy Amaker and one of his assistant coaches at Harvard, Mike Sotsky, a 2015 Duke graduate who served as both a manager and staff assistant for the program after graduation.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

44mins

24 Jan 2020

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Ep. 129 Tommy Amaker, Harvard Crimson Head Coach

Coaching U Podcast with Coach Brendan Suhr

Coach Brendan Suhr is joined by the Head Coach of the Ivy League Champion Harvard Crimson Tommy Amaker. In this episode, Coach Amaker discusses his coaching style and how he navigates the Ivy League’s unique schedule, celebrating his 400th win recently, coaching special players like Jeremy Lin, the journey he and his staff took to build this Harvard program into what it is today, his development as a coach and why he believes so much in the importance of teaching and communicating. We also discuss his playing career at Duke, continuing into the NBA and then transitioning into coaching at the direction of Hall of Fame coach Mike Krzyzewski. All that and more on Episode 129 of the Coaching U Podcast with Coach Brendan Suhr!

1hr 8mins

13 Mar 2019

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Tommy Amaker, Harvard Crimson Head Coach

Coaching U Podcast with Coach Brendan Suhr

Coach Brendan Suhr is joined by the Head Coach of the Ivy League Champion Harvard Crimson Tommy Amaker. In this episode, Coach Amaker discusses his coaching style and how he navigates the Ivy League’s unique schedule, celebrating his 400th win recently, coaching special players like Jeremy Lin, the journey he and his staff took to build this Harvard program into what it is today, his development as a coach and why he believes so much in the importance of teaching and communicating. We also discuss his playing career at Duke, continuing into the NBA and then transitioning into coaching at the direction of Hall of Fame coach Mike Krzyzewski.  All that and more on Episode 129 of the Coaching U Podcast with Coach Brendan Suhr!PODCAST: Tommy Amaker, Harvard Crimson Head Coachhttp://coachingulive.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/129-T-Amaker-3.mp3

1hr 7mins

13 Mar 2019

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Tommy Amaker (NABC Guardians of the Game)

NABC Guardians of the Game Podcast

Harvard coach Tommy Amaker joins the NABC Guardians of the Game podcast.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

40mins

4 Mar 2019

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Ep. 20 - Harvard Head Coach Tommy Amaker

The Upside with Adam Finkelstein

He's served as an Assistant Coach under Mike Krzyzewski at Duke before coaching at Michigan and Seton Hall. Now the head basketball coach at Harvard, Tommy Amaker joins Adam to talk branding, basketball, bonding in the Ivy culture and so much more.

32mins

11 Dec 2018

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Harvard's Tommy Amaker

The Michael Holley Podcast

In this episode Michael catches up with Harvard’s men’s head basketball coach Tommy Amaker. They discussed his time at Duke, and his unique relationship with Coach Krzyzewski. They also talked about the biggest shot in college basketball history, and what Coach K told Christian Laettner and the team before the infamous play. They also talked about his experiences at Harvard and how he’s turned the program into an Ivy league powerhouse.

39mins

6 Dec 2018