Originally Posted by JMT
The larger question is why, at 25 years of age and 5'7", are you that concerned with focusing time and efforts on basketball?
Not trying to be a bad guy, but realistically it will never be more than a hobby, you'll never be more than just OK, and in 5 years or so your body won't allow you to do even the things you can do now.
Because he wants to? If it makes him happy, what do you care?