Netflix’s new docuseries, “The Playbook: A Coach’s Rules for Life,” provides a new perspective with behind-the-scenes views from five of the biggest coaching names in athletics.
“The Playbook,” a five-episode original docuseries produced by LeBron James and Maverick Carter, was released Tuesday on Netflix. The series features 30-minute episodes that profile the highs and lows of the coaches’ careers. The coaches, Patrick Mouratoglou, Serena Williams’ coach; Jill Ellis, U.S. women’s national soccer coach; Dawn Staley, American basketball star and coach; and Doc Rivers, head coach of the Los Angeles Clippers, provide a motivational and often overlooked insight to what it’s like to support the world’s highest levels of athleticism.
Throughout the series, each of these coaches discuss the adversities they needed to overcome in order to succeed. They provide their “rules of the playbook,” which are sure to provide a favorable outcome if followed. Whether it’s a championship ring or a weight lifted off your shoulders, these coaches teach viewers that through hard work and persistence there will always be some sort of reward for conquering your battles.
The Playbook is an amazing new docuseries that won’t take you months to finish but will inspire you to no end. Go get it.