Rich Kosik
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Rich Kosik commented on a1jeff's blog post MY MOCK PLAYOFF SEEDS
"Does Boy's & Girl's deserve a higher seed given that they beat Jefferson once during the season & again in the Boroughs ?  a1jeff - deserves some non-stop SHOUT-OUTS for another job well done for taking the time & effort…"
Rich Kosik commented on's blog post PSAL Boro Championship Results Sat Feb 17 / Eagle Wins Bronx / South Shore Wins Brooklyn
"Couldn't get there today :/  The early game (Wings/Eagle) sounds like it was a battle. Hope someone provides some details. Was it well attended?    Queen's College is a nice court, but needing to take a bus & train there…"
Rich Kosik commented on V Jones's blog post PSAL Quarterfinal Boro Playoff Results & Top Performers / #6 Robeson Bumps #3 Lincoln / Freshman Jaquan Carlos 22 pts Leads Jefferson Over Madison
"Lincoln is not the same team with 3 starters suspended. It was a back and forth game for 3 quarters as the teams took turns taking the lead until toward the end of the 3rd Quarter when Robeson was up 41 -32. Lincoln hit a 3 & was just 6 behind.…"
Rich Kosik commented on a1jeff's blog post PSAL FINAL TOP 10 MID-FEBRUARY AA.A,AND B POLLS
"Stay tuned to the Borough's !  Will be interesting to see how they influence the final seedings for the City wide play-offs."
Feb 12
Rich Kosik commented on a1jeff's blog post February Edition Top 10 AA,A,AND B
" Reasons for the suspensions haven't been revealed to the public at this time. To the best of my knowledge, this was NOT an "in school" suspension. "
Feb 7
Rich Kosik commented on a1jeff's blog post February Edition Top 10 AA,A,AND B
"Looks like the suspensions at Lincoln had a real impact on their team as they got spanked by 20+ pts. in a return match up vs South Shore late last week. Will be interesting to see if Coach Morton can regroup & get his rail splitters back on…"
Feb 5
Rich Kosik replied to ky's discussion CONCERN BASKETBALL FAN..
"Coach R- THANKS for the link. FYI - Point of information- Telfair- Stephenson -Whitehead ALL played for Coach Morton.  Stephon Marbury played for Coach Bobby Hartstein. Morton also played pg for Hartstein & won a Championship.  As for…"
Jan 22
Rich Kosik replied to Jerry Del Priore's discussion Moses Brown: McDonald's All-American!!!!
"Brown & other top player's from MOLLOY, CARDINAL HAYES, LONG ISLAND LUTHERAN & A TOP NJ SCHOOL - (Sorry name escapes me) will all be playing NEXT FRIDAY (26th) evening & SATURDAY (27th) afternoon in the ANNUAL SNY TOURNAMENT @…"
Jan 21
Rich Kosik replied to ky's discussion CONCERN BASKETBALL FAN..
"WHERE did you read it on line ?  Was it actually REPORTED or someone just throwing rumors out there to stir up things ?"
Jan 21
Rich Kosik commented on a1jeff's blog post Mid-January Edition Top 10 AA,A,AND B
""All the other stuff" can be very interesting ;)  As for Brooklyn, the past 15+ yrs is proof that the Borough of Kings has been where it's at. The multi years runs of Lincoln from Telfair through Stephenson & Boy's…"
Jan 18
Rich Kosik commented on a1jeff's blog post Mid-January Edition Top 10 AA,A,AND B
"It seems that Antonio is on target. I believe over the last 15 years Brooklyn has won the PSAL 13 TIMES. Only Cardozo from Queens & the Bronx's Wings kept the title from crossing the bridge to Brooklyn. Will it remain in Brooklyn for…"
Jan 17
Rich Kosik commented on a1jeff's blog post Mid-January Edition Top 10 AA,A,AND B
"A-1 Jeff - The last few days have had some games that will not make your rankings any easier. Especially, who deserves the top ranking in "AA" , especially heading to the seeding for the "AA". I saw a interesting battle in…"
Jan 17
Rich Kosik commented on a1jeff's blog post PSAL TOP 10 AA,A,AND B
"Well said Brett - you mentioned 3 Aces there !"
Jan 12
Rich Kosik commented on a1jeff's blog post PSAL TOP 10 AA,A,AND B
"Nick- we need more coaches putting up scores & info on their players & even other teams on I saw you pulled out a 2 point victory Tuesday @ East Side. Had to be a nail biter.  I'll be at one of your games…"
Jan 10
Rich Kosik replied to RealTalk's discussion STATS
"Always good to see your reports- be well - stay well & keep them coming. You're absolutely correct on "inflated" stats. Coaches have to keep it legit or they'll end up losing credibility with scouts & college coaches."
Jan 8

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Lance Stephenson Arrested!

Posted on August 16, 2010 at 10:09am 0 Comments

Stunning news this a.m. from NY 1 that Lance Stephenson was arrested this a.m. for allegedly throwing a female acquaintance down a flight of stairs. The Indiana Pacers team President Larry Bird said he "was aware of the situation" and commented no further.

As a long time fan of Lances I've always hoped/wished for the best for Lance and his family. I've viewed his on court demeanor as his being super competitive, his…


Can St. John's Return to It's Glory Days of Being NYC's Colleg Team & PACK MSG?

Posted on March 29, 2010 at 7:46pm 7 Comments

Just curious as to any ideas, recommendations fans of NYC Basketball might have about how a new coach at St. John's can return The Redmen to their glory days of being a power in college basketball/BIG EAST. I hope to hear from coaches(HS & AAU), parents and players from the PSAL/CHSAA & other NY/NJ HS Leagues.

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At 10:09am on June 24, 2016, Troy Blackman said…
Hey Mr.Kosik I know you have been on the Basketball scene for years , I remember you from AFBE . I am sending you this message because I need some information and maybe you can help me . I was looking to become a high school basketball coach . Where can I find out the information on the qualifications and what steps I need to take ? Thanks a lot
At 8:45pm on May 18, 2016, GEORGE BALL said…

Philadelphia & Puerto Rico

At 8:42pm on May 18, 2016, GEORGE BALL said…

Rich the following teams will be competing in this years Golden Hoops Tip-Off Spring Jam;

Rucker Hs

Gomphers Hs

Bcny Hawks

Make A Play

Each One Teach One

Bobby Bingo All-Stars

For further details of this event please email me at

At 10:58am on May 18, 2016, Cheez Ezenekwe said…



At 11:06am on March 3, 2014, Mike Lloyd said…

Hey rich ! I am looking for a SAT class for my juniors. Let me know if you know of any


At 10:15pm on February 13, 2014, Nicholas Lee said…
For any people that haven't had Rich speak to your athletes you're doing them an injustice. He is that good. . He knows his stuff. , relates to the athletes , and follows through with his support promises .

Seriously is the top offering the PSAL provides
At 11:07am on June 18, 2009, Bruce Bishop said…
Rich I am in a gym in Qns Village 10 min from the park that I had my camp. I am there on tue 6 to 830pm, wed 4 to 600pm, thur 6 to 830pm, fri 5 to 7pm and sat 7am to 11am the gym is located at 92-80 220st Qns village 11428
At 9:10pm on June 17, 2009, Bruce Bishop said…
Yes Rich all is good how are you. I am here in NY training some players been here since june 1st Iam going back july 2nd.
At 6:09pm on April 2, 2009, Rich Kosik said…
ALL PSAL Coaches (ANY Sport) go to and check out the FREE offer to have a PSAL "Game Plan for Success" student-athlete seminar at your school. It can be done at any time that is convenient to your student-athlete community. You'll find the offer at the AD's corner. PS EVERY school who has had the activity at their school has raved about the content and the impact it has with their student-athletes.




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