“I’m just going to leave you with this: how do you want to be remembered? You can’t play this game forever. How do you want to be remembered?”

That was the question that Hall of Fame NBA Coach Jerry Sloan posed to Jarron Collins one fateful evening. After yet another game in which the veteran Collins hadn’t seen any playing time, he stormed off to the locker room. Yet the question would change Collins’ perspective, ultimately leading him down the path to become Assistant Coach with the Golden State Warriors, one of history’s greatest sports teams.

Here’s the behind-the-scenes take on the career arc of a modern sports figure.

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