Las Vegas, July 10, 2018—Tim Grgurich, a basketball lifer who is widely credited with being at the forefront of player development in the NBA, is the 2018 Tex Winter Assistant Coach Lifetime Impact Award winner, the National Basketball Coaches Association (NBCA) announced today. “Simply put, Tim Grgurich is the godfather of modern player development,” said[…]
Denver Nuggets Assistant Coach Jordi Fernandez to be the First Spanish Coach in the NBA Summer League
SOURCE: Eurohoops Team At just 35 years, Jordi Fernandez has quite a few coaching accomplishments. He was crowned an NBA champion in 2016 as he was a member of the technical staff for Cleveland and has also been a head coach in the G-League as well as an assistant coach for the Denver Nuggets last season. “At[…]
SOURCE: myhighplains.com For more than 40 years, Maurice Cheeks has brought great distinction to West Texas A&M University (WT) with his outstanding career as a player and coach in the National Basketball Association and his recent induction into the prestigious Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame. WT, along with the help of teammates, peers, friends and[…]
SOURCE: Milwaukee Bucks New Milwaukee Bucks assistant coach Darvin Ham played for the Bucks from 1999-2002. He reflects on his time playing for Milwaukee under Coach George Karl and his creation of “The Hammer Play.” More video content from the NBA Coaches Association here: http://www.youtube.com/c/NBAcoachesAssociation
What started as a way of letting out frustration turned into a career as a professional player and now NBA Coach for New Orleans Pelican’s Assistant Fred Vinson. The NBCA takes a look his journey to NBA coaching from his childhood in Murfreesboro, NC.