Bagavathi Eswaran

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Bagavathi Eswaran is an NBA writer at EssentiallySports. He has been playing the game of basketball for more than 20 years now and has also been following the NBA for more than 10 years. After not being able to go pro, this former college player decided to join the IT industry. But the sudden and unfortunate demise of NBA legend Kobe Bryant made him realize how uncertain lives are and pushed him to take a leap of faith. Motivated, at 29, he quit his IT job and started pursuing Bachelors in Physical Education to aid him in the process of becoming a basketball coach. Now, he is a full-time writer and is also a part of a group of young coaches who are being groomed and taught the ropes of coaching by Junior NBA India. Being a lifelong Arsenal supporter, he is a huge fan of Arsene Wenger and his management style. When he is not obsessing about sports in general, he likes to spend time with his friends and family.