Even with being such an unbelievably successful basketball coach at UCLA, Wooden was even a better teacher of life. He was able to make a great point or teach a life lesson in one sentence, better than most could writing a whole book.
I could go on and on about what the "Wizard of Westwood" did in his incredible 99 years, but I'll let another Los Angeles legend, and great friend of Wooden's, do it simply and beautifully. Here's what the greatest announcer of all-time, Vin Scully, had to say during the Dodgers game last night when he found out about the passing of the greatest coach of all-time:
H/T: SB Nation
Well said as always, Vin.
And I urge all of you readers to take a few minutes out of your time to check out this compilation of Wooden's greatest quotes. You'll be a wiser person after doing so.
R.I.P. John Wooden(1910-2010)
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