At the beginning of the season in November, the boy couldn't even dribble and now he has a favorite team (Vanderbilt), favorite player (Jeffery Taylor lives on a poster on his wall), and he watches basketball on television with his Dad willingly.
"Jeffrey Taylor scoring a three pointer for Vandy." by Finn. See the #44?
It seems like the game is just now settling into his brain and then the season had to up and end.
Soccer starts up in a few weeks and Eli is finally old enough to have a go at team sports - they're both playing. This could get really interesting.