clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Can Kiki Help the Nets "Rediscover the Joy" of Basketball?

If you buy something from an SB Nation link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement.

No one will accuse Kiki Vandeweghe of being a drone. He certainly speaks softly and rarely lets his emotions wander into zones at either end of the spectrum. That's his style. But his substance is more about simplifying the game, permitting players to "rediscover the joy" of the game. And in looking at role models for the road ahead, Vandeweghe sees a diverse group united by two things: that joy...and success.