NBA COACHES GIVING BACK

NBA COACHES GIVING BACK

Grizzlies coaches host clinic to tip-off Memphis PAL Program

Building a broad, effective organization will take months of planning and Fizdale didn’t want to wait that long to get started. The compromise was to start right away with a basketball mentor program while simultaneously working on the bigger vision.. For Fizdale the Grizzlies’ Community Engagement team and local organizations, Friday’s coaching clinic served as[...]

Coach Fizdale distributes holiday baskets at Green Leaf Learning Farm

On November 19, Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach David Fizdale distributed 100 holiday baskets at Green Leaf Learning Farm, to families living in the surrounding South Memphis neighborhood. The holiday baskets were packaged with fresh produce, grown locally at the Green Leaf Learning Farm, and harvested by volunteers and community members. The fresh produce was paired with traditional[...]

Curry, Kerr dedicate win over Indiana to young leukemia patient

During the Warriors’ 120-83 win over the Indiana Pacers on Monday night, Stephen Curry wore a black “BrodyStrong” bracelet. The bracelet was a reminder of Brody Stevens, a 7-year-old leukemia patient, and die-hard Warriors fan, that Curry met with at Riley Children’s Health in Indianapolis last weekend. Head coach Steve Kerr joined Curry for Sunday’s[...]

Hornets associate head coach designs shoes to support breast cancer awareness

You can’t miss Patrick Ewing on the Hornets practice court and not just because he’s a hall of famer with over 24,000 career points. Breast cancer hits home for Hornets assistant coach Patrick Ewing, whose two older sisters were diagnosed with the disease. One of his sisters, Pauline, passed away. During the month of October, he’s[...]

Mike Budenholzer Partners With Atlanta Community Food Bank To Launch Assists For Hunger Program

Atlanta Hawks President of Basketball Operations/Head Coach Mike Budenholzer announced today plans to partner with the Atlanta Community Food Bank and launch an Assists for Hunger Program during the 2016-17 season. Budenholzer has pledged to donate $15 for every assist the Hawks record during the regular season this season with a final minimum contribution of[...]