Lead Trainer & Founder
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Ricky Price was one of the best prep players in the history of California. A McDonalds All-American Slam Dunk Champion, he was unanimously named a USA Today/AP/Parade Top 5 player in the country. These talents helped Ricky achieve early success and opened an opportunity to represent the USA in the Junior Olympics in Argentina where he won a gold medal .
Ricky is an alumnus of Duke University where he was an All-ACC performer and 2 time ACC regular season champion. Ricky became 1 of 75 players in Duke history to score 1,000 career points. His decade long Pro career included stints with several teams throughout Europe and Asia, as well as the Miami Heat, Detroit Pistons, Orlando Magic, and Charlotte Bobcats of the NBA.
Following his playing career, Ricky worked as VP of Operations for Worldwide Hoops Sports Marketing, and has been featured as a correspondent with Raycom Sports for ACC College Basketball. In 2010 he Founded Game Ready Skills and Development LLC and has quickly become one of the most sought after trainers in North Carolina.
Ricky at a glance
- McDonald’s All American
- All ACC Performer
- Decade long Pro career
- 5+ years as a coach/trainer
- Motivational Speaker
- Ricky’s favorite foods are Fried Pork Chops macaroni and cheese, and green beans
- Ricky’s favorite TV show is old reruns of Martin
- Ricky’s favorite drill during training sessions are suicides. “On the line!”