NBA COACHES GIVING BACK

NBA COACHES GIVING BACK

Jason Kidd holds practice at Fort Hamilton for Veterans Day

As they prepare to head out on their first extended road trip of the season this week, Coach Jason Kidd and his Brooklyn Nets took a special trip on Monday to spend some time with Armed Forces members in Brooklyn for Veterans Day. The Nets held their daily practice on Monday at Fort Hamilton Army[...]

Terry Stotts Visits Ockley Green/Chief Joseph for NBA Cares Week

  On Monday, LaMarcus Aldridge, Damian Lillard, Terry Stotts, Neil Olshey and Chris McGowan joined students at Ockley Green/Chief Joseph for an assembly to stress the importance of teamwork, active lifestyles and lifelong learning. Terry Stotts on teamwork: “Things aren’t always going to go smoothly out on the court, sometimes things don’t go smoothly off the[...]

Mike Woodson and Garden of Dreams

The New York Knicks and Garden of Dreams Foundation kicked off the 2013-2014 season with a Launch Party on October 28, 2013. Garden of Dreams partner organization Harlem Dowling arrived with 125 jubilant children who took to the Knicks practice facility anxiously awaiting the surprises to come. For the first surprise, DJ M.I.L. started the[...]

Spurs’ Gregg Popovich Flies High at Air Force Academy

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — When Gregg Popovich went in search of a college after graduating from Indiana’s Merrillville High School in 1966, it didn’t take him long to settle on the Air Force Academy. He wanted a place with a sterling academic reputation that also would give him a chance to play college basketball. The[...]