A one-hour television special on Duke men’s basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski will premiere on Saturday, July 21, at 2 p.m. on WTVD in the Raleigh-Durham market. The show is produced by Blue Devil IMG Sports Marketing.
The special will examine how in his 37 years as a basketball coach, Krzyzewski has developed into much more than just a coach. He is viewed as one of the most influential leaders of our time and will be leading the United States Olympic Basketball team into the 2012 London Olympic Games.
The show, titled “Leadership for Life – Coach K’s Golden Edge”, examines the primary qualities Coach K considers essential to effective leadership in all walks of life, not just basketball. The winningest men’s college basketball coach of all time talks about the influential leaders in his life and discusses the adaptations he has made in leading teams of college players and professionals.
“Leadership for Life – Coach K’s Golden Edge” features interviews with former Duke players and members of the 2012 U.S. Olympic basketball team. It was taped at the national team’s recent training camp in Las Vegas, at the annual K Academy fantasy camp at Duke and at Krzyzewski’s home in Durham.
The show will also air on Fox Sports South on Saturday, July 21, at 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. as well as Sunday, July 22, at noon.
Additional airings on Fox Sports South will take place on July 26 at 7 p.m., August 2 at 10 p.m., August 8 at 7 p.m., August 11 at 5 p.m., August 17 at noon and August 24 at 6:30 p.m.
The show will also air on FOX Sports Ohio on Monday July 23 at 6:00 p.m., Thursday August 2 at 10:00 p.m. and Friday August 10 at 7:00 p.m.
Fox Sports South viewing area includes a seven-state area and over 14 million homes in Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.