Who do you think gives the best tips on this forum?

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  1. brownbearfalling

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    For people who frequent this section of the forum we should give some thanks to the members who have been saving us money by giving us good advice.
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  2. kelz

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    Will Hamilton from Fuzzy Yellow Balls.
     
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  3. Hot Sauce

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    There are so many. An obvious one is Bungalo Bill. Others are Systemic, and there's a lot of other people who have their own sites that are VERY insightful.
     
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  4. wyutani

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    most of the people here i guess, well, some.
     
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  5. Djokovicfan4life

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    Bungalo Bill, of course. :)
     
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  6. PimpMyGame

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    Definitely not me...
     
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  7. smoothtennis

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    I am fan of Bungalow Bill - I humbly admit. Some like him, some don't, he can be harsh, but when he tells you how to work on a game or technique, it's time to listen up.

    There are MANY other good posters here as well, and then again, many best not to listen to. It just takes time to learn who they are.

    Tricky used to post here, and helped me completely re-tool my old school forehand to the modern one. I haven't seen him post in a long time?

    Guys like John Yandell and Dave Smith - don't even need a good plug from me. They stand on their own merits.
     
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  8. bhupaes

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    Mahboob Khan's tips are top class, too.
     
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  9. user92626

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    I don't like this thread. It seems to pit members against members. Don't do this.
     
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    Yeah. When people ask for advice, you'd think they'd want an honest opinion. Bill delivers.
     
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  11. StumpyDaMooseGod

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    SystemicAnomaly and BungaloBill. :)
     
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  12. onehandbh

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    Ditto. But that's also including his website which is great.

    Some of the other posters like Bungalow Bill, may be good, but they
    use the novel approach to giving advice -- they write entire novels in their
    response.
     
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  13. skiracer55

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    Me...

    ...I am. Hey, I just had a really rotten week outside of the starched and fragrant pathways of this hallowed forum, and I just thought I'd give myself some props, no matter how unrealistic they may be. Now...anybody wanna know how to hit a 130 mph serve?
     
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  14. phoenicks

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    Agreed, and Will Hamilton FYB webite is also very good, both him and BB are definitely very very helpful for those who can't afford coaching or need an alternative coaching besides their own teaching pro. when u post a video for critique, BB almost never fail to show up to give insightful advice !!!
     
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  15. phoenicks

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    yeah, sometime I have some problem visualizing BB advice, but BB does sometimes include video clips in his post
     
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  16. skierpaul

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    YuLite for all of his stringing tips and vids. Not direct instruction, but he should get credit in his own right.
     
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  17. Rickson

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    Bungalo Bill and Mahboob Khan. I give the best tips in the health and fitness section.
     
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  18. andreh

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    BB, Mahboob Khan, SystemicAnomaly
     
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  19. Hot Sauce

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    Deuce. He provides a perfect example of how to be a ******bag.
     
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    im waiting for someone to write my name.
     
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  21. Squall Leonheart

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    I agree, these two seem to stand out the most in my opinion. They provide a very clear, step by step ananlysis of whatever they are explaining. They also describe what are typical things that people do incorrectly and why they are incorrect.
     
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  22. LuckyR

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    By definition, TennisMastery (now CoachingMastery), is the most knowledgable and communicates his knowledge well too.
     
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    SystemicAnomaly gives great advice! Instead of sentences as replies for him, it's essays.
     
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  24. chico9166

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    Tricky is always an interesting read. Jeff Counts, and Dave Smith are exceptional pro's----very informative.
     
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    ^ The poor little boy is upset because I revealed the truth about the MMA being scripted and believable only to 13 year olds.
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    If you really want to be the bigger man, don't rise to it. Don't respond. Simple.
     
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  27. SystemicAnomaly

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    Thanks for the mentions guys. Nice to be appreciated and be included with such heavyweights as FYB's Will, BB, Mahboob, Yandell & others.

    It's about time that somebody mentioned these other guys. Have also seen some excellent posts from Bagumbawalla, Mountain Ghost and others.
     
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  28. CanadianChic

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    I agree. Nothing good ever comes out of threads like these.
     
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    Haha, love you too man.
    If there's one thing I know about him, it's that he'll never pass up on the opportunity to e-flame someone ;)
     
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  30. SlapShot

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    I don't know that I've ever disagreed with BB regarding technique. Dave Smith (CoachingMastery), NoBadMojo, Systemic, Wil Hamilton, and Mountain Ghost are almost always right on the money as well.
     
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    Wyutani .
     
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  32. Nellie

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    I see lots of good advice on the board, but Bill has often surprised me with a special ability to answer the real question that is not asked. Kind of like a poster that says "I am having problem with my return of serve on the forehand side going long - what grip should I use" Everyone answers about the grip while Bill (without a video) talks about the late foot work causing the ball to go too far past the returner's body.
     
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  33. 5263

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    Will with Fuzzy Yellow Balls and Dave with tennis mastery are clearly head of the class with great advice and tactful style!
     
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  34. topspin

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    Does anyone from the fuzzy yellow ball site post on this forum?

    I like that site because they keep things simple. Sites like tennisone are good too but I find there is simply too much info and it often takes more time just selecting which article to read than to actually read it. It's a good site for those that already know the basics though.

    Fuzzy is great and hey it's freee. What more can you ask for?
     
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  35. 5263

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    Wil Hamilton
     
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  36. mawashi

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    Of course they do, wihamilton just posted here:

    FAKE PRONATION, HELP will hamilton, bungalow bill anybody please

    Super, practical advice.

    mawashi
     
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  37. wyutani

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    cool! my new best friend.:)

    but pls dun write something so obvious, its like saying, "why is the sky blue"
     
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  38. BOShappyplayer

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    A lot of people here gives pretty good tennis tips, but I have to say that the two that stands out the most to me are Bugalow Bill and CoachingMastery.
     
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  39. tennisfever8181

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    Babolatisduhbomb.
     
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  40. Azzurri

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    If he were a better man, but he is not.

    I also vote for Bungalo Bill. While his attitude is "moody", I think he gives very good advice. Yulittle is great with stringing. Nickb is excellent with strings.
     
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  41. Djokovicfan4life

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    How did you change your user name, Slappano? :confused:

    I remember one time when a 3.5 player posted a video of his one handed backhand and BB told him to get off the donuts! Classic. :)
     
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    It had my name. I asked for it to be changed. TW was kind enough to oblige.:)
     
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