A great coach is a great coach, and this LA Clippers assistant draws inspiration from all across the sports world. New Hampshire native Brendan O’Connor has journeyed through professional basketball’s coaching gamut, having spent time in the USBL, CBA, IBL, and now with his fourth NBA team.
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Nick Nurse talks about the long route to his first head coaching job in the NBA, the hot start by his Toronto Raptors and how he came up with some creative ways to play defense in the latest edition of PodcastOne Sports Now. The Raptors head coach also describes how he and Kawhi Leonard have[…]
Philadelphia 76ers Coach Brett Brown teaches you a drill that can be used to help your finishing game around the rim along with your 1 on 1 transition defense, depending on which role you are filling in the drill. This drill, along with another one on one cone drill, are now available on the eCoachBasketball[…]
Watch recently retired NBA coach and military veteran Jeff Bzdelik recount his career, shed light on getting a coaching job, and reflect on some of the people that had the biggest impact on him.
The video room has gotten a reputation as the NBA head coach’s version of central casting. Eric Spoelstra, head coach of the Miami Heat, started in the Heat’s video room, after he was hired as a video intern thanks to a favor from a family friend. Later, David Fizdale would have the same position in[…]