Originally Posted by Ash_Smith
Yes, but can you see than Annacone is using the term "later" in correlation with "taking on the rise"? The earlier statement quantifies the later.
And yes, I am aware that "hitting on the rise" and "taking the ball early(in its flight)" are different ways of describing the same thing.
P.S. In what way is Annacone proven in respect of player development?
I gave you 3 examples to prove that your opinion about terminology is condescending and wrong, and things are not as black and white as you claim. Take it or leave it. I will go with the kind of usage that proven coaches use.