These are articles I find motivational for me personally in regards to coninuing to keep striving for my goals. Also articles I have found that show how basketball is to be used for a much higher purpose.
From the 'Dungeon to the Top': Erik Spoelstra's rise with the Miami Heat - http://www.si.com/nba/2014/09/26/erik-spoelstra-miami-heat
Baylor Basketball Changing Lives -
Mercer's Bob Hoffman Awarded John Lotz Barnabas Award by Fellowship of Christian Athletes