ASSISTANT COACHES

ASSISTANT COACHES

Pelicans assistant coach Fred Vinson to help coach Basketball Without Borders

The third annual Basketball Without Borders Global Camp will be Feb. 17-19 at the New Orleans Pelicans’ practice facility as part of NBA All-Star 2017. Among the coaches will be the Pelicans’ Cheick Diallo; Pelicans assistant coach Fred Vinson; the Knicks’ Justin Holiday, brother of the Pelicans’ Jrue Holiday; and the Bucks’ Thon Maker, who[...]

Nancy Lieberman’s 6th Annual “Dream Ball” set for February 20th

Expectations create challenges. When people anticipate you’ll deliver something, you kind of have to do it. Basketball Hall-of-Famer Nancy Lieberman made a career out of going beyond the norm, from making an Olympic team as a high schooler to playing in men’s leagues to coaching in the NBA. When she started a charity, she wanted[...]

Kevin Garnett hired as a consultant with the LA Clippers

Since retiring from the NBA in September, Kevin Garnett has become a fixture on TNT’s “Inside the NBA,” where he regularly offers up his insight and analysis. But Garnett still has that desire to be a bit more hands-on with the NBA, which is why he has accepted an offer to become a consultant with the Clippers. Garnett will mainly be working in a[...]

Rockets Honor Sam Cassell for 50th Season Anniversary

The Houston Rockets honored Los Angeles Clippers assistant coach Sam Cassell during a game between the two teams on December 30, 2016.  Cassell played in Houston the first 3 seasons of his career, helping them earn NBA championships in his first 2.