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Indiana Pacers’ Nate McMillan, LA Clippers’ Doc Rivers named Coaches of Month

NEW YORK – The Indiana Pacers’ Nate McMillan and the LA Clippers’ Doc Rivers today were named the NBA Eastern and Western Conference Coaches of the Month, respectively, for games played in April. McMillan guided the Pacers to a 5-1 record during April, tied for the best mark in the Eastern Conference.  Indiana closed the month[...]

‘You Can’t Give In’: Monty Williams On Life After Tragedy

  The low point came last March. Or maybe it was April. Monty Williams isn’t sure. Time blurs. For two weeks Micah and Elijah passed the stomach flu back and forth, as five- and eight-year-olds do. They threw up on the carpet, in the bed, on the bathroom floor. Everywhere but in the toilet and[...]

Jason Kidd, Terry Stotts named NBA coaches of the month

NEW YORK – The Milwaukee Bucks’ Jason Kidd and the Portland Trail Blazers’ Terry Stotts today were named the NBA Eastern and Western Conference Coaches of the Month, respectively, for games played in March. Kidd led the Bucks to an Eastern Conference-best 14-4 record, the franchise’s first calendar month with at least 14 victories since going 16-2[...]

Jr. NBA Coach Appreciation Week

The Week of March 27 – 31, 2017 is Coach Appreciation Week! From the grassroots level to the professional level, the positive impact that a coach can have on an athlete is undeniable. A coach’s role extends further than wins and losses; it’s about teaching life lessons and developing young people into healthy, confident and[...]

NBA Filipino Heritage Week has Special Meaning for Coach Spoelstra

Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra is delighted that the NBA is holding a Filipino Heritage Week for the first time. Spoelstra, a Filipino-American who traces his roots to San Pablo, Laguna, was admittedly surprised that the Filipino Heritage Week became a league-wide event as he initially thought it would be only for the Heat.[...]