Monty Williams

Monty Williams – A Bright Light in Dark Times

There are 4 great pillars of truth: gratitude, empathy, accountability, and effective communication. All 4 of these great pillars have never been displayed better than when Oklahoma City Thunder assistant coach Monty Williams delivered an emotional eulogy for his wife Ingrid Williams, who died February 10th after being involved in …

David Meltzer sports technology

Dramatic Finish to Pebble Beach Pro-Am

Another storybook ending like the Super Bowl? On Sunday, after holding a 54-hole lead for the first time since the 2013 US Open, Phil Mickelson was looking for his next win. He arrived at Pebble Beach with an active drought of 52 events without a win, by far the longest …

David Meltzer sports technology

Humility: Super Bowl 50 Lesson

Super Bowl 50 showed a great contrast between two great quarterbacks; Cam Newton–the MVP of the league; and Peyton Manning–the man with the most wins in NFL history. When discussing the difference between the two quarterbacks, I am reminded of an anecdote about two bulls on a hill. A young …

David Meltzer sports technology

The Epitome of Perseverance

To say that the story of Thomas Davis is a great tale of perseverance does not quite do it justice. The man who is planning to play this weekend’s Super Bowl with a broken arm has fought adversity his entire sporting career, and shown the focus and will to push …