Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach David Fizdale has purchased 500 tickets to Wednesday’s Season Opener against the Minnesota Timberwolves and will distribute them to fans tomorrow after practice at approximately 1 p.m. in the FedExForum Grand Lobby. Fizdale purchased the tickets as a thank you to Grizz Nation for their overwhelming support since he arrived in Memphis.
Brett Brown is the son of a coach. He played at Boston University for future two-time NCAA champion Rick Pitino. Before his time started as Sixers’ coach in 2013, the Maine native assisted Spurs’ boss Gregg Popovich, who’s won five titles in San Antonio. He lives for the profession and the lessons that come with it. “I enjoy[...]
Scott Brooks is back doing what he loves again, coaching the NBA’s Washington Wizards. The former UCI basketball star was the head coach at Oklahoma City from 2008-15, and led the Thunder to four Northwest Division titles and the NBA finals in 2012. Brooks has remained true to his Alma mater at UCI, lending his[...]
The Milwaukee Bucks and their community partners at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network teamed up with the American Cancer Society to host a one-of-a-kind fundraising experience at the team’s inaugural “Shoot Down Cancer” event. Bucks fans of all ages came out to join Head Coach Jason Kidd on the BMO Harris[...]
Being a successful basketball coach requires much more than just understanding the X’s and O’s of the game. Winning coaches relate to their players and earn their trust. They stick to their disciplines and principles. They recognize and appreciate the importance of team chemistry and continuity. Valuing sportsmanship and a strong work ethic are also[...]